Distinguished Fellow International Security Studies
Office Hours: Tuesdays, 4-6 p.m.
Office Location: ALW (31 Hillhouse)
Charles Hill is a diplomat in residence and lecturer in International Studies at Yale University. He is a career minister in the U.S. Foreign Service, serving in a variety of roles such as Deputy Assistant Secretary for the Middle East at the State Department, Chief of Staff of the same, and executive aid to former U.S. Secretary of State George P. Shultz. Dr. Hill has been a fellow at the Harvard University East Asia Research Center, a Clark fellow at Cornell University, and is currently a research fellow at the Hoover Institution. He served as special consultant on policy to the secretary-general of the United Nations from 1992 to 1996. Dr. Hill has collaborated with former U.N. Secretary General Boutros Boutros-Ghali on Egypt's Road to Jerusalem, a memoir of the Middle East peace negotiations, and Unvanquished, about U.S. relations with the U.N. in the post–cold war period. He is also the editor of the three-volume Papers of U.N. Secretary-General Boutros-Ghali, published by Yale University Press. His book "Grand Strategies: Literature, Statecraft and World Order" is published by Yale University Press. His "Trial of a Thousand Years: Islamism and World Order" is published by the Hoover Press, Stanford University. He received an A.B. degree from Brown University in 1957, a J.D. degree from the University of Pennsylvania in 1960, and an M.A. degree in American studies from the University of Pennsylvania in 1961.
M.A., American Studies, University of Pennslyvania, 1961
J.D., University of Pennslyvania, 1960
B.A., Brown University, 1957
GLBL 895, Strategics of World Order (Spring)
HIST 985, Studies in Grand Strategy (Fall, Spring)
HUMS 300, Oratory in Statecraft (Spring)
DRST 006, Directed Studies: Historical and Political Thought (Fall)