Mark Falcoff

Previous AEI Scholar

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Mark Falcoff is a former professional staff member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee and a senior consultant to the 1983 National Bipartisan Commission on Central America, chaired by Henry Kissinger. Through August 2004, he wrote AEI's monthly Latin American Outlook. He is also the author of Cuba the Morning After: Confronting Castro's Legacy (AEI Press, 2003).


  • Resident Scholar, AEI, 1981-2004
  • Member of the U.S. Delegation to the United Nations Human Rights Commission, 2003
  • Visiting Fellow, Council on Foreign Relations, 1987-88
  • Professional Staff Member, Foreign Relations Committee, U.S. Senate, 1986-88
  • Senior Consultant, National Bipartisan Commission on Central America, 1983
  • Faculty, Universities of Illinois, Oregon, and California at Los Angeles


Ph.D., M.A., political science, Princeton University
B.A., with honors, University of Missouri