Posted April 24th, 2007
George Bugliarello, President Emeritus and University Professor, has been re-elected Foreign Secretary of the National Academy of Engineering (NAE) for a second four-year term. The NAE is a private, independent, nonprofit institution that provides engineering leadership in service to the nation. As Foreign Secretary, Bugliarello oversees the international activities of the NAE and coordinate its contacts with engineering academies in other countries. Bugliarello's international experience includes serving as a member on NATO's Science for Peace and Science for Stability steering groups; specialist for the U.S. Department of State in Venezuela and Central Africa; and consultant for UNESCO and the Orgnaisation for Economic Cooperation and Development, including a review of policies of Greece, Italy, Portugal and Turkey. Bugliarello was president of Polytechnic from 1973 to 1994.