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Michael Green

School of Foreign Service

Michael Green is a professor of international relations and Chair in Modern and Contemporary Japanese Politics and Foreign Policy in the School of Foreign Service. He serves as the director of the Asian Studies Program in the School of Foreign Service and is a member of the faculty committee for the Initiative for U.S.-China Dialogue on Global Issues.

Major international activities include:

  • Member of the Council on Foreign Relations, the Aspen Strategy Group, the America Australia Leadership Dialogue, the advisory board of the Center for a New American Security, and the editorial boards of the Washington Quarterly and the Journal of Unification Studies in Korea; associate of the U.S. Intelligence Community
  • Current and previous positions include: senior vice president for Asia and Japan Chair at the Center for Strategic and International Studies, director for Asian affairs at the National Security Council, special assistant to the United States president for national security affairs and senior director for Asia, senior fellow for East Asian security at the Council on Foreign Relations, director of the Edwin O. Reischauer Center and the Foreign Policy Institute, and senior adviser on Asia in the Office of the Secretary of Defense
  • Author of more than 10 books in international relations and security in Asia

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