Gregory F. Treverton stepped down as chairman of the National Intelligence Council in January 2017, is a senior adviser with the Transnational Threats Project at the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS), and a professor of the practice of international relations at the University of Southern California. Earlier, Treverton directed the RAND Corporation’s Center for Global Risk and Security and before that its Intelligence Policy Center as well as its International Security and Defense Policy Center. He was associate dean of the Pardee RAND Graduate School and served in government for the first Senate Select Committee on Intelligence.

Treverton has taught at Harvard and Columbia University, in addition to RAND, has been a senior fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations, and deputy director of the International Institute for Strategic Studies in London. He holds a Bachelor of Arts summa cum laude from Princeton University and a Master’s in Public Policy as well as a PhD in economics and politics from Harvard.