Professor Meghan O'Sullivan

Meghan O'Sullivan


Professor Meghan O'Sullivan is a former assistant to the U.S. president and U.S. deputy national security adviser on Iraq and Afghanistan from 2004 to 2007 and spent two years in total in Iraq from 2003-2008 helping the Iraqis build their post-Saddam institutions.  She was vice chair of the 2013 talks in Northern Ireland to resolve remaining obstacles to peace.  She is currently the Jeane Kirkpatrick Professor of the Practice of International Affairs at Harvard University’s Kennedy School of Government.