Jiří Schneider, currently the Program Director of Prague
Security Studies Institute (PSSI), is the former Political
Director of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Czech
Republic. He is also the former Head of the Policy Planning
Department of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. In 2002, Mr.
Schneider served as an International Policy Fellow at the
Open Society Institute in Budapest. From 1995 until 1998,
Mr. Schneider served as the Ambassador of the Czech
Republic to Israel. He is also a part-time lecturer at Charles
University, at New York University in Prague, and to PSSI’s
Robinson-Martin Security Scholars Program.
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