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The Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service, known simply as the School of Foreign Service or SFS, is a school of international relations at Georgetown University in Washington, D.C. It is considered to be one of the world's leading international affairs schools, granting degrees at both undergraduate and graduate levels.wikipedia
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The Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service, known simply as the School of Foreign Service or SFS, is a school of international relations at Georgetown University in Washington, D.C. It is considered to be one of the world's leading international affairs schools, granting degrees at both undergraduate and graduate levels.
Georgetown University is a private research university in the Georgetown neighborhood of Washington, D.C. Founded by Bishop John Carroll in 1789 as Georgetown College, the university has grown to comprise ten undergraduate and graduate schools, among which are the School of Foreign Service, School of Business, Medical School, Law School, and a campus in Qatar.

Madeleine Albright

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Its faculty has also included many distinguished figures in international affairs, such as former U.S. secretary of state Madeleine Albright, former U.S. secretary of defense Chuck Hagel, and former president of Poland Aleksander Kwaśniewski. Notable faculty members at the Walsh School of Foreign Service have included former U.S. secretary of state Madeleine Albright, former United States secretary of state and Nobel Laureate Henry Kissinger, former U.S. undersecretary of defense Douglas Feith, former Polish president Aleksander Kwaśniewski, former U.S. national security advisor Anthony Lake, former U.S. senator and secretary of defense Chuck Hagel, former U.S. ambassador to the United Nations Donald McHenry, former CIA director George Tenet, former Malaysian deputy prime minister and current Malaysian opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim, former World Bank vice president Callisto Madavo, former SFS dean Robert Gallucci, former USAID administrator and special envoy for Sudan Andrew Natsios, ambassador of Israel to the United States Michael Oren, former prime minister of Spain José María Aznar, former president of Colombia Álvaro Uribe Vélez, and former US envoy for Middle East peace ambassador Dennis Ross.
She is the Michael and Virginia Mortara Endowed Distinguished Professor in the Practice of Diplomacy at Georgetown University's School of Foreign Service.

Chuck Hagel

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Its faculty has also included many distinguished figures in international affairs, such as former U.S. secretary of state Madeleine Albright, former U.S. secretary of defense Chuck Hagel, and former president of Poland Aleksander Kwaśniewski. Notable faculty members at the Walsh School of Foreign Service have included former U.S. secretary of state Madeleine Albright, former United States secretary of state and Nobel Laureate Henry Kissinger, former U.S. undersecretary of defense Douglas Feith, former Polish president Aleksander Kwaśniewski, former U.S. national security advisor Anthony Lake, former U.S. senator and secretary of defense Chuck Hagel, former U.S. ambassador to the United Nations Donald McHenry, former CIA director George Tenet, former Malaysian deputy prime minister and current Malaysian opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim, former World Bank vice president Callisto Madavo, former SFS dean Robert Gallucci, former USAID administrator and special envoy for Sudan Andrew Natsios, ambassador of Israel to the United States Michael Oren, former prime minister of Spain José María Aznar, former president of Colombia Álvaro Uribe Vélez, and former US envoy for Middle East peace ambassador Dennis Ross.
Hagel previously served as a professor at the Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University, chairman of the Atlantic Council, and co-chairman of the President's Intelligence Advisory Board.

Bill Clinton

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Notable alumni include U.S. president Bill Clinton, former CIA director George Tenet, and King Felipe VI of Spain, as well as the heads of state or government of many countries.
With the aid of scholarships, Clinton attended the School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University in Washington, D.C., receiving a Bachelor of Science in Foreign Service degree in 1968.

Bachelor of Science

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It offers an undergraduate program based in the liberal arts, which leads to the Bachelor of Science in Foreign Service (BSFS) degree, as well as eight interdisciplinary graduate programs.
Georgetown University's School of Foreign Service awards Bachelor of Science in Foreign Service degrees to all of its undergraduates, although many students major in humanities-oriented fields such as international history or culture and politics.

Edmund A. Walsh

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The School of Foreign Service was established by Fr. Edmund A. Walsh, S.J. with the goal of preparing Americans for various international professions in the wake of expanding U.S. involvement in world affairs after the First World War.
Edmund Aloysius Walsh''', S.J. (October 10, 1885 – October 31, 1956) was an American Jesuit Catholic priest, author, professor of geopolitics and founder of the Georgetown University School of Foreign Service, which he founded in 1919–six years before the U.S. Foreign Service itself existed–and served as its first regent.

International relations

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The Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service, known simply as the School of Foreign Service or SFS, is a school of international relations at Georgetown University in Washington, D.C. It is considered to be one of the world's leading international affairs schools, granting degrees at both undergraduate and graduate levels.
Georgetown University's Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service is the oldest international relations faculty in the United States, founded in 1919.

George Tenet

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Notable alumni include U.S. president Bill Clinton, former CIA director George Tenet, and King Felipe VI of Spain, as well as the heads of state or government of many countries. Notable faculty members at the Walsh School of Foreign Service have included former U.S. secretary of state Madeleine Albright, former United States secretary of state and Nobel Laureate Henry Kissinger, former U.S. undersecretary of defense Douglas Feith, former Polish president Aleksander Kwaśniewski, former U.S. national security advisor Anthony Lake, former U.S. senator and secretary of defense Chuck Hagel, former U.S. ambassador to the United Nations Donald McHenry, former CIA director George Tenet, former Malaysian deputy prime minister and current Malaysian opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim, former World Bank vice president Callisto Madavo, former SFS dean Robert Gallucci, former USAID administrator and special envoy for Sudan Andrew Natsios, ambassador of Israel to the United States Michael Oren, former prime minister of Spain José María Aznar, former president of Colombia Álvaro Uribe Vélez, and former US envoy for Middle East peace ambassador Dennis Ross.
After studying at the State University of New York at Cortland, Tenet graduated from the Georgetown University School of Foreign Service in 1976 with a Bachelor of Science in Foreign Service (B.S.F.S.) and received a Master of International Affairs degree from Columbia University in 1978.

Joel Hellman

The current dean of the school is Joel Hellman.
Joel Hellman is the Dean of the Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University.

Felipe VI of Spain

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Notable alumni include U.S. president Bill Clinton, former CIA director George Tenet, and King Felipe VI of Spain, as well as the heads of state or government of many countries.
He completed his academic studies by obtaining a Master of Science in Foreign Service degree from the School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University, where he was the roommate of his cousin, Crown Prince Pavlos of Greece.

Anthony Lake

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Notable faculty members at the Walsh School of Foreign Service have included former U.S. secretary of state Madeleine Albright, former United States secretary of state and Nobel Laureate Henry Kissinger, former U.S. undersecretary of defense Douglas Feith, former Polish president Aleksander Kwaśniewski, former U.S. national security advisor Anthony Lake, former U.S. senator and secretary of defense Chuck Hagel, former U.S. ambassador to the United Nations Donald McHenry, former CIA director George Tenet, former Malaysian deputy prime minister and current Malaysian opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim, former World Bank vice president Callisto Madavo, former SFS dean Robert Gallucci, former USAID administrator and special envoy for Sudan Andrew Natsios, ambassador of Israel to the United States Michael Oren, former prime minister of Spain José María Aznar, former president of Colombia Álvaro Uribe Vélez, and former US envoy for Middle East peace ambassador Dennis Ross.
He also held the chair of Distinguished Professor in the Practice of Diplomacy at the Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University, in Washington, D.C.

Robert Gallucci

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Notable faculty members at the Walsh School of Foreign Service have included former U.S. secretary of state Madeleine Albright, former United States secretary of state and Nobel Laureate Henry Kissinger, former U.S. undersecretary of defense Douglas Feith, former Polish president Aleksander Kwaśniewski, former U.S. national security advisor Anthony Lake, former U.S. senator and secretary of defense Chuck Hagel, former U.S. ambassador to the United Nations Donald McHenry, former CIA director George Tenet, former Malaysian deputy prime minister and current Malaysian opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim, former World Bank vice president Callisto Madavo, former SFS dean Robert Gallucci, former USAID administrator and special envoy for Sudan Andrew Natsios, ambassador of Israel to the United States Michael Oren, former prime minister of Spain José María Aznar, former president of Colombia Álvaro Uribe Vélez, and former US envoy for Middle East peace ambassador Dennis Ross.
He previously served as dean of the Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University, from 1996 to June 2009.

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There are also two joint degrees offered in partnership with Georgetown's McDonough School of Business.
The school was founded in 1957 as an outgrowth of the School of Foreign Service, and was originally named the Georgetown University School of Business Administration.

Aleksander Kwaśniewski

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Its faculty has also included many distinguished figures in international affairs, such as former U.S. secretary of state Madeleine Albright, former U.S. secretary of defense Chuck Hagel, and former president of Poland Aleksander Kwaśniewski. Notable faculty members at the Walsh School of Foreign Service have included former U.S. secretary of state Madeleine Albright, former United States secretary of state and Nobel Laureate Henry Kissinger, former U.S. undersecretary of defense Douglas Feith, former Polish president Aleksander Kwaśniewski, former U.S. national security advisor Anthony Lake, former U.S. senator and secretary of defense Chuck Hagel, former U.S. ambassador to the United Nations Donald McHenry, former CIA director George Tenet, former Malaysian deputy prime minister and current Malaysian opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim, former World Bank vice president Callisto Madavo, former SFS dean Robert Gallucci, former USAID administrator and special envoy for Sudan Andrew Natsios, ambassador of Israel to the United States Michael Oren, former prime minister of Spain José María Aznar, former president of Colombia Álvaro Uribe Vélez, and former US envoy for Middle East peace ambassador Dennis Ross.
On 7 March 2006, Kwaśniewski was appointed Distinguished Scholar in the Practice of Global Leadership at Georgetown University, where he teaches students in the Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service about contemporary European politics, the trans-Atlantic relationship, and democratization in Central and Eastern Europe.

Inside the Ivory Tower

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Georgetown's programs in international relations have consistently ranked among the best in the world in surveys of the field's academics that have been published biennially since 2005 by Foreign Policy magazine.

José Manuel Barroso

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Barroso did PhD research at Georgetown University and Georgetown's Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service in Washington, D.C. but his CV does not list any doctoral degree (except honorary).

Anwar Ibrahim

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Notable faculty members at the Walsh School of Foreign Service have included former U.S. secretary of state Madeleine Albright, former United States secretary of state and Nobel Laureate Henry Kissinger, former U.S. undersecretary of defense Douglas Feith, former Polish president Aleksander Kwaśniewski, former U.S. national security advisor Anthony Lake, former U.S. senator and secretary of defense Chuck Hagel, former U.S. ambassador to the United Nations Donald McHenry, former CIA director George Tenet, former Malaysian deputy prime minister and current Malaysian opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim, former World Bank vice president Callisto Madavo, former SFS dean Robert Gallucci, former USAID administrator and special envoy for Sudan Andrew Natsios, ambassador of Israel to the United States Michael Oren, former prime minister of Spain José María Aznar, former president of Colombia Álvaro Uribe Vélez, and former US envoy for Middle East peace ambassador Dennis Ross.
After his release from prison, Anwar held teaching positions at St Antony's College, Oxford, where he was a visiting fellow and senior associate member, at Johns Hopkins University's School of Advanced International Studies in Washington DC as a Distinguished Senior Visiting Fellow, and in 2005–2006 as a visiting professor at the Prince Alwaleed Center for Muslim–Christian Understanding in the School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University.

Abdullah II of Jordan

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The prince then attended the Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University in Washington, D.C. in 1987, undertaking advanced study and research in international affairs.

Steve Bannon

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While serving in the navy, he earned a master's degree in national security studies in 1983 from Georgetown University School of Foreign Service.

Dick Durbin

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He graduated from the Georgetown University School of Foreign Service and Georgetown University Law Center.

Michael Oren

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Notable faculty members at the Walsh School of Foreign Service have included former U.S. secretary of state Madeleine Albright, former United States secretary of state and Nobel Laureate Henry Kissinger, former U.S. undersecretary of defense Douglas Feith, former Polish president Aleksander Kwaśniewski, former U.S. national security advisor Anthony Lake, former U.S. senator and secretary of defense Chuck Hagel, former U.S. ambassador to the United Nations Donald McHenry, former CIA director George Tenet, former Malaysian deputy prime minister and current Malaysian opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim, former World Bank vice president Callisto Madavo, former SFS dean Robert Gallucci, former USAID administrator and special envoy for Sudan Andrew Natsios, ambassador of Israel to the United States Michael Oren, former prime minister of Spain José María Aznar, former president of Colombia Álvaro Uribe Vélez, and former US envoy for Middle East peace ambassador Dennis Ross.
Beginning in 2008, he became a visiting professor at Georgetown University's School of Foreign Service for the 2008–09 academic year as part of the faculty associated with the Program for Jewish Civilization.

Paul Clement

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He received his bachelor's degree summa cum laude from the Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University, and a master's degree in economics from Darwin College, University of Cambridge.

International political economy

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Undergraduates can choose between eight majors: International Politics (IPOL), International History (IHIS), Culture and Politics (CULP), International Economics (IECO), International Political Economy (IPEC), Regional and Comparative Studies (RCST), Global Business (GBUS), or Science, Technology, & International Affairs (STIA).

Henry Kissinger

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Notable faculty members at the Walsh School of Foreign Service have included former U.S. secretary of state Madeleine Albright, former United States secretary of state and Nobel Laureate Henry Kissinger, former U.S. undersecretary of defense Douglas Feith, former Polish president Aleksander Kwaśniewski, former U.S. national security advisor Anthony Lake, former U.S. senator and secretary of defense Chuck Hagel, former U.S. ambassador to the United Nations Donald McHenry, former CIA director George Tenet, former Malaysian deputy prime minister and current Malaysian opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim, former World Bank vice president Callisto Madavo, former SFS dean Robert Gallucci, former USAID administrator and special envoy for Sudan Andrew Natsios, ambassador of Israel to the United States Michael Oren, former prime minister of Spain José María Aznar, former president of Colombia Álvaro Uribe Vélez, and former US envoy for Middle East peace ambassador Dennis Ross.
He taught at Georgetown's Edmund Walsh School of Foreign Service for several years in the late 1970s.

Andrew Natsios

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Notable faculty members at the Walsh School of Foreign Service have included former U.S. secretary of state Madeleine Albright, former United States secretary of state and Nobel Laureate Henry Kissinger, former U.S. undersecretary of defense Douglas Feith, former Polish president Aleksander Kwaśniewski, former U.S. national security advisor Anthony Lake, former U.S. senator and secretary of defense Chuck Hagel, former U.S. ambassador to the United Nations Donald McHenry, former CIA director George Tenet, former Malaysian deputy prime minister and current Malaysian opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim, former World Bank vice president Callisto Madavo, former SFS dean Robert Gallucci, former USAID administrator and special envoy for Sudan Andrew Natsios, ambassador of Israel to the United States Michael Oren, former prime minister of Spain José María Aznar, former president of Colombia Álvaro Uribe Vélez, and former US envoy for Middle East peace ambassador Dennis Ross.
From 2006 to 2012, Natsios taught as a Distinguished Professor in the Practice of Diplomacy and served as an Advisor on International Development at Georgetown University's Walsh School of Foreign Service.