Anne-Marie Slaughter

President and CEO, New America; Professor Emerita, Princeton University

Anne-Marie Slaughter is president and CEO of New America and Bert G. Kerstetter ’66 University Professor Emerita of Politics and International Affairs at Princeton University. From 2009 to 2011, she was the first woman policy planning director at the US State Department. Previously, she was dean of Princeton’s Woodrow Wilson School and an international law professor at Harvard Law School. Slaughter has written or edited seven books, including Unfinished Business: Women Men Work Family and A New World Order. She contributes to many publications, including Financial Times and The Atlantic, for which she wrote “Why Women Still Can’t Have It All” in 2012, the most read article in its history.

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