The President today announced his intention to nominate Robert L. Gallucci, of Virginia, to be an Assistant Secretary of State for Politico-Military Affairs. He would succeed Richard A. Clarke.
Currently Dr. Gallucci serves as a Senior Coordinator for the Deputy Secretary at the Department of State in Washington, DC. Prior to this, he served as Deputy Executive Chairman for the United Nations Special Commission, 1991 - 92; professor at the National War College in Washington, DC, 1988 - 91; and Deputy Director-General of the Multinational Force and Observers in Rome, Italy, 1984 - 88. Dr. Gallucci served at the Department of State as Office Director for the Office of Politico-Military Affairs, 1983 - 84; and the Office of Near Eastern and South Asian Affairs, 1982 - 83.
Dr. Gallucci graduated from the State University of New York at Stony Brook (B.A., 1967) and Brandeis University (M.A. and Ph.D., 1973). He was born February 11, 1946, in Brooklyn, NY. Dr. Gallucci is married, has two children, and resides in Arlington, VA.