Paul R. Pillar

Paul R. Pillar

Paul R. Pillar is an academic and 28-year veteran of the Central Intelligence Agency , serving from 1977 to 2005. He is now a non-resident senior fellow at Georgetown University's Center for Security Studies, as well as a nonresident senior fellow in the Brookings Institution's Center for 21st Century Security and Intelligence. He was a visiting professor at Georgetown University from 2005 to 2012. He is a contributor to 'The National Interest'. Wikipedia*

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Paul R. Pillar has 21 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2000 Forum as a Fellow for the Foreign Policy Studies Program of the Brookings Institution. The year with the most videos was 2009 with three videos as a Graduate Studies Director for the Security Studies Program of the Georgetown University. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2014 with an average of 1,441 views per program as a National Intelligence Officer for the Near East and South Asia of the National Intelligence Council. Most appearances with Daniel Benjamin (3), Thomas R. Pickering (2), Christopher A. Preble (2). Most common tags: Terrorism, Afghanistan, National Security.

Appearances by Title:c. January 1, 2012 - Present Nonresident Senior Fellow, Center for Security Studies, Georgetown University Videos: 1 March 12, 2013 - Present Senior Fellow, Center for 21st Century Security and Intelligence, Brookings Institution Videos: 2 c. January 1, 2005 - Present Graduate Studies Director, Security Studies Program, Georgetown University Videos: 12


National Intelligence Officer, Near East and South Asia, National Intelligence Council c. January 1, 2000 - c. January 1, 2005 Videos: 2 Coordinator, Iraq Intelligence, Central Intelligence Agency c. January 1, 1990 - c. January 1, 1991 Videos: 1 Intelligence Officer, Near Eastern Affairs, Central Intelligence Agency c. January 1, 1995 - c. January 1, 1997 Videos: 1 Fellow, Foreign Policy Studies Program, Brookings Institution c. January 1, 1999 - c. December 31, 2000 Videos: 2

Recent Appearances

  • Iranian Public Opinion

    Iranian Public Opinion

    The Atlantic Council held a forum with the pollsters who led a University of Maryland Center for International and Security…

  • U.S. Policy Toward Syria

    U.S. Policy Toward Syria

    Former U.S. Ambassador to Iraq and Afghanistan Zalmay Khalilzad talked about Bashar al-Assad’s regime in Syria, as well as the…

  • Middle East Policy

    Middle East Policy

    Former government officials talked about President Obama’s foreign policy approach toward the Middle East. They compared the Obama administration’s foreign…

  • U.S. -Israel Relationship

    U.S. -Israel Relationship

    A group of former CIA analysts spoke an event that was critical of the U.S.-Israel relationship. They questioned whether Israel was…

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