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The David Rockefeller Studies Program—CFR's think tank—analyzes pressing global challenges and offers actionable steps that policymakers and citizens can take to address them. The more than seventy full-time and adjunct fellows in Studies cover all the world’s major regions and significant foreign policy issues. In addition to producing books, articles, op-eds, blogs, podcasts, and interactives, the Studies Program administers eleven fellowship programs.
Full Time, Adjunct, and Visiting Fellows
Centers & Programs
G7 Summit, NATO Summit, and More Summits
The mission is to be a resource and a source of ideas, and to provide analysis and background to help people understand the world.
— Richard Haass, President, Council on Foreign Relations
Experts in the News
Africa in Transition
John Campbell and Michelle Gavin track political and security developments across sub-Saharan Africa.
Recognizing Somaliland's Democratic Success
June 08, 2021
Senior Vice President, Director of Studies, and Maurice R. Greenberg Chair
Vice President, Deputy Director of Studies, and Nelson and David Rockefeller Senior Fellow for Latin America Studies
Director, Fellowship Affairs
Amy R. Baker
Director, Studies Administration and Project Management
Deputy Director, Studies Administration