George Moose

Adjunct Professor, The Elliott School of International Affairs, The George Washington University

Vice-Chair of the Board of Directors, U.S. Institute of Peace

Topics: African Affairs, Diplomacy, Foreign Service

Regions: Geneva, Republic of Senegal, Republic of Benin

Bio: Ambassador George Moose recently completed a 30 plus-year career in the Foreign Service. His most recent overseas assignment, from 1998 to 2001, was as a U.S. Ambassador and Permanent Representative to the European Office of the United Nations in Geneva. His diplomatic service has included assignments as Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs, Alternate Representative to the United Nations Security Council, and Ambassador to both the Republic of Senegal and the Republic of Benin. During the 2001-2002 academic year, he was Senior Fellow at the Ralph J. Bunche International Affairs Center at Howard University. In April 2002, the U.S. Senate confirmed his promotion to the rank of Career Ambassador. He was appointed to the Board of the U.S. Institute of Peace in 2007. Ambassador Moose was born in New York City and grew up in Denver, Colorado. He received a B.A. in American Studies from Grinnell College, Iowa, which also granted him an Honorary Doctorate of Laws in 1990. Email: gmoose9161@aol.com

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