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Max Kampelman

Max KampelmanAKA Max M. Kampelmacher

Born: 7-Nov-1920
Birthplace: New York City
Died: 25-Jan-2013
Location of death: Washington, DC
Cause of death: unspecified

Gender: Male
Religion: Jewish
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Diplomat
Party Affiliation: Democratic

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: US Ambassador to the CSCE

Father: (d. 1937, heart attack)
Wife: Marjorie Buetow Kampelman (5 children)

    High School: Talmudical Academy High School
    University: BA, New York University (1940)
    Law School: JD, New York University (1945)
    University: MA Political Science, University of Minnesota (1946)
    University: PhD Political Science, University of Minnesota
    Professor: University of Minnesota (1946-48)
    Professor: Bennington College (1948)
    Professor: Claremont College
    Professor: University of Wisconsin
    Professor: Howard University

    Member of the Board of Zenith National Insurance
    US Ambassador Conference on Security and Cooperation in Europe
    Counselor of the Department of State (1987-89)
    American Academy of Diplomacy Chairman Emeritus
    American Bar Association
    American Committee for Peace in the Caucasus
    Anti-Defamation League
    American Council of Trustees and Alumni National Council
    American Friends Service Committee WWII conscientious objector
    American Jewish Committee National Advisory Committee
    B'nai B'rith
    Center for the Study of the Presidency Board of Trustees
    Coalition for a Democratic Majority Vice Chairman
    Committee on the Present Danger Executive Committee
    Council of American Ambassadors
    Council on Foreign Relations
    Council for a Community of Democracies Senior Advisor
    Foundation for the Defense of Democracies Distinguished Advisor
    Freedom House Board of Trustees
    Friends of Joe Lieberman
    Henry Jackson Society
    International Center for Religion and Diplomacy Advisory Council
    Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs Board of Overseers
    Jewish Institute for National Security Affairs Board of Advisers
    Project for the New American Century
    Public International Law and Policy Group Balkan Action Council
    US Institute of Peace Board of Directors (1992-2001)
    Washington Institute for Near East Policy Board of Advisors
    Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars Board of Trustees
    US Holocaust Memorial Museum Committee on Conscience
    Cosmos Club Award 1991
    Presidential Medal of Freedom 11-Aug-1999
    Library of Congress Living Legend 2000
    Heart Attack 21-Mar-1987
    Romanian Ancestry
    Jewish Ancestry

    Washington Week in Review

Author of books:
The Communist Party vs. the C.I.O.: A Study in Power Politics (1957, politics)
Three Years at the East-West Divide (1983, international affairs)
Entering New Worlds: The Memoirs of a Private Man in Public Life (1991)

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