Howard J. Teicher, MA Biography
||Former Senior Director of Political-Military Affairs in the National Security Council Staff
||Pro to the question "Should the US Have Attacked Iraq?"
"I favored attacking Iraq WITH the support of the United Nations based on my long-term assessment – since 1977 – of the Iraqi threat to Vital American interests in the Middle East and Iraq’s demonstrated use of WMD."
Email to ProCon.org on July 10, 2006
|Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
Individuals with PhD's, JD's, or equivalent advanced degrees in fields relevant to the US - Iraq conflict. Also top-level government officials (such as foreign leaders, US presidents, Founding Fathers, Supreme Court Justices, members of legislative bodies, cabinet members, military leaders, etc.) with positions relevant to the US - Iraq conflict.
|Involvement and Affiliations:
||Vice President, Public Sector & Satellite Markets, Expand Networks, Inc., 1998-2006
Syndicated Columnist, Los Angeles Times, 1987-2000
Consultant, Teicher Consulting & Representation, 1987-1998
Senior Director, Political-Military Affairs, National Security Council, White House, 1986-1987
Director, Near East & South Asia, National Security Council, White House, 1982-1985
Staff Assistant to the Counselor, Department of State, 1981-1982
Policy Analyst, International Security Affairs, Office of the Secretary of Defense, 1978-1981
Policy Analyst, Bureau of Political-Military Affairs, Department of State, 1977-1978
||MA, Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies, 1978
BA, summa cum laude, phi beta kappa, Political Science & Economics, Boston University, 1976