USRBC hosted a members-only event with renowned Russia expert Angela Stent to discuss U.S.-Russia relations and her new book, “Putin’s World: Russia Against the West and With the Rest.” In this new book, Ms. Stent explores Russia’s resurgence in global politics and its new role as a disrupter in diplomatic relations with China to the Middle East to the West.
Dr. Stent is the is the Director of the Center for Eurasian, Russian and East European Studies and Professor of Government and Foreign Service at Georgetown University. From 2004-2006, she served as National Intelligence Officer for Russia and Eurasia at the National Intelligence Council. From 1999 to 2001, she served in the Office of Policy Planning at the U.S. Department of State. She is a member of the senior advisory panel for NATO’s Supreme Allied Commander in Europe. She is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations and a contributing editor to Survival and is on the editorial boards of the Journal of Cold War Studies, World Policy Journal, Internationale Politik and Mirovaia Ekonomika i Mezhdunarodnie Otnoshenia. She has served on the World Economic Forum’s Global Agenda Council for Russia and Central Asia. She is a Trustee of the Eurasia Foundation and of Supporters of Civil Society in Russia.
In 2014, Dr. Stent won the American Academy of Diplomacy’s Douglas Dillon Prize for the best book on the practice of American diplomacy for her book “The Limits of Partnership: US-Russian Relations in the Twenty-First Century.”
Dr. Stent received her B.A. from Cambridge University, her MSc. with distinction from the London School of Economics and Political Science and her M.A. and PhD. from Harvard University.