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Dr Peter Engelke


Senior Fellow within the Atlantic Council's Brent Scowcroft Center on International Security

Peter Engelke is a Senior Fellow within the Atlantic Council’s Brent Scowcroft Center on International Security and an Executive-in-Residence at the Geneva Centre for Security Policy. His diverse work portfolio involves assessing global trends, connecting them to current challenges, and designing strategic responses for policymakers and thought leaders around the world. His most recent Atlantic Council reports include Keeping America’s Innovative Edge; Crafting a Resilient World: A Strategy for Navigating Turbulence; and Mediterranean Futures 2030. Previously, Dr Engelke was a visiting fellow at the Stimson Center and was on the research faculty at the Georgia Tech Research Institute, where he co-authored his first book, Health and Community Design. His second co-authored book The Great Acceleration, 2016, is a global environmental history since 1945. Dr Engelke is a former Bosch Fellow with the Robert Bosch Foundation in Stuttgart, Germany. He holds a Ph.D. in history from Georgetown University and is on the adjunct faculty at Georgetown’s School of Continuing Studies. Dr Engelke currently resides in Geneva, Switzerland.