Project Director, South Caucasus
Crisis Group role:
Lawrence Scott Sheets has served as South Caucasus Project Director for the International Crisis Group since August 2008. He works with a small team of analysts responsible for high quality analysis on the South Caucasus region of the former Soviet Union.
Areas of expertise:
South and North Caucasus
Foreign Correspondent, National Public Radio, 2001-2008 (Moscow Bureau Chief, 2001-2005)
Visiting Scholar of International Relations, Michigan State University, 2006-2007.
Knight Journalism Fellow, Stanford University, 2000-2001.
Caucasus Bureau Chief, Reuters, 1992-2000.
Producer, Moscow Bureau, NBC News, 1991-92.
BA, International Relations, Michigan State University, 1990.
BA, Russian Language and Literature, Michigan State University, 1990.
- Russian (near native)
- Spanish (good)
- Georgian (fair)
- Czech (fair)
- French (reading ability)
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