Robert Bell

Distinguished Fellow

Robert joins CSDS after a career that included assignments as President Obama’s appointee as the U.S. Defense Advisor at NATO, President Clinton’s appointee as a NATO Assistant Secretary General, President Clinton’s NSC Senior Director for Defense Policy and Arms Control, and 18 years on Capitol Hill. Dr. Bell has a BS from the U.S. Air Force Academy and a MA and PhD from the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy. He is currently also a Distinguished Professor of the Practice at Georgia Tech.  Robert is fluent in French and speaks conversational Danish.