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Nicholas Danforth

Former George F. Kennan Fellow


    May 1, 2020 — August 1, 2020

    Professional affiliation

    Senior Non-Resident Fellow, The Hellenic Foundation for European and Foreign Policy  

    Wilson Center Projects

    Russian-Turkish Relations Beyond the Myth of Historical Enmity

    Full Biography

    Nick Danforth is a Senior Non-Resident Fellow at the Hellenic Foundation for European and Foreign Policy. Previously, he worked as a Senior Visiting Fellow for the German Marshall Fund and as a senior policy analyst for the Bipartisan Policy Center’s national security program. Danforth received his M.A. from the School of Oriental and African Studies and his B.A. from Yale. He completed his Ph.D. in history at Georgetown University in 2015 and has written widely about Turkey, U.S. foreign policy, and the Middle East for publications including The Atlantic, Foreign Affairs, Foreign Policy, New York Times and Washington Post.

    Major Publications