Director, American Institute for Contemporary German Studies
Jackson Janes


Dr Jackson Janes is the President of the AICGS at Johns Hopkins University, Washington DC. He was Director of the European office of The German Marshall Fund of the United States in Bonn (1980–85), and the German-American Institute in Tübingen (1977–79). He chaired the German Speaking Areas in Europe programme at the Foreign Service Institute in Washington DC (1999–2000) and was President of the International Association for the Study of German Politics (2005–10). He is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations, the International Institute for Strategic Studies, and the US Atlantic Council.