Nicholas Burns

Nicholas Burns

R. Nicholas Burns is a retired American diplomat. He is currently Professor of the Practice of Diplomacy and International Politics at Harvard's John F. Kennedy School of Government and a member of the Board of Directors of the school's Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs. Wikipedia*

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Nicholas Burns has 89 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1995 Video Magazine as a Deputy Assistant Secretary for Public Affairs in the Department of State. The year with the most videos was 1996 with 15 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2015 with an average of 2,989 views per program as an Undersecretary for Political Affairs in the Department of State. Most appearances with Madeleine K. Albright (6), Frederick Kempe (4), Condoleezza Rice (4). Most common tags: Iran, Foreign Policy, NATO.

Appearances by Title:c. January 1, 2009 - Present Professor, Kennedy (J.F.) School of Government, Harvard University Videos: 3 c. January 1, 2013 - Present Director, Strategy Group, Aspen Institute Videos: 2 Director, Future of Diplomacy Project, Harvard University Videos: 1 c. January 1, 2009 - Present Board Member, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, Harvard University Videos: 0 Author Videos: 0


Ambassador, NATO, United States c. January 1, 2001 - c. January 1, 2005 Videos: 7 Undersecretary, Political Affairs, Department of State c. January 1, 2005 - c. December 31, 2008 Videos: 14 Undersecretary, Political Affairs, Department of State c. March 17, 2005 - c. February 29, 2008 Videos: 24 Scholar, Public Policy, Wilson (Woodrow) International Center for Scholars c. May 1, 2008 - c. August 1, 2008 Videos: 2 Deputy Assistant Secretary, Public Affairs, Department of State c. April 11, 1995 - c. January 1, 1995 Videos: 36 Ambassador, Greece c. January 1, 1997 - c. January 1, 2001 Videos: 0 Spokesman, Department of State c. January 1, 1995 - c. January 1, 1997 Videos: 0

Recent Appearances

  • <em>The Struggle for Power</em>

    The Struggle for Power

    Former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice, former ambassador Nicholas Burns, and other participants talk about U.S.-China…

  • U.S.-NATO Relations

    U.S.-NATO Relations

    Four former U.S. ambassadors to NATO talked about U.S. relations with the international alliance. They discussed the effects of…

  • Technology and National Security

    Technology and National Security

    The Aspen Strategy Group hosted a series of discussions about technology and national security. Former Defense Secretary…

  • America's Role in the World

    America's Role in the World

    Former State and Defense Department officials from the George W. Bush and Obama administrations, as well as Washington Post

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