Director for Russia and Eurasia, Centre for Strategic Studies
Andrew Kuchins is a Senior Fellow and Director of the Russia and Eurasia Program at the Centre for Strategic Studies. From 2000 to 2006, he was a Senior Associate at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, where he was Director of its Russian and Eurasian Program in Washington, DC, from 2000 to 2003 and again in 2006, and director of the Carnegie Moscow Center in Russia from 2003 to 2005. Mr Kuchins conducts research and writes widely on Russian foreign and security policy. He is working on a book titled “China and Russia: Strategic Partners, Allies, or Competitors”, and co-edited, with Dmitri Trenin, “Russia: The Next Ten Years” (Carnegie, 2004).
Dr. Kuchins is an adjunct professor at the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies, and has taught at Georgetown University and Stanford University. He received his MA and Ph.D from the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies, and he graduated with honors from Amherst College.