Christopher A. Kojm

Elliott School of International Affairs, The George Washington University

Christopher A. Kojm is professor of international affairs at the Elliott School of International Affairs at The George Washington University

Kojm re-joined the Elliott School in Fall 2014 as a visiting professor after serving as chairman of the National Intelligence Council from 2009 to 2014. He was previously the Elliott School's director of the mid-career MIPP program from 2008 to 2009 as well as the director of the U.S. Foreign Policy Summer Program (USFPSP) from 2007 to 2008. In addition, Kojm taught at Princeton's Woodrow Wilson School from 2004 to 2007 and at Georgetown University in 2005.

In government, Kojm served as a staffer on the House Foreign Affairs Committee from 1984 to 1998 under Rep. Lee H. Hamilton; as a deputy assistant secretary of state in the Bureau of Intelligence and Research from 1998 to 2003; and as deputy director of the 9/11 Commission from 2003 to 2004. He was also president of the 9/11 Public Discourse Project, the Commission's follow-on public education organization from 2004 to 2005.

Last Updated: May 29, 2018