Past directors

Mario Einaudi (1961–1962; 1966–1968) 

Stephen Muller (1962–1966)

Douglas E. Ashford (1968–1969) 

Milton J. Esman (1969–1983) 

Davydd J. Greenwood (1983–1994)

Ron Herring (1996–2002)

Nicolas van de Walle (2004–2008)

Gilbert Levine (interim 1988–1989, 1994–1996, 2002–2003, 2009)

Fredrik Logevall (2010–2015)