Lee H. Hamilton, Director, Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars


Bachelor of Arts, DePauw University

Goethe University, Frankfurt Germany

Graduate, Indiana University School of Law


Director, The Center of Congress at Indiana University 1999-present

    United States Representative from Ninth District, Indiana (1965 1999)

    Ranking Democratic Member, Committee on International Relations

Member and Former Chairman, Joint Economic Committee

Former Chairman, Committee on Foreign Affairs

    Joint Committee on the Organization of Congress

    October Surprise Task Force

    Select Committee to Investigate Covert Arms Transactions with Iran, Permanent

    Select Committee on Intelligence

Other Affiliation: The Alfalfa Club


 CEELI Award, American Bar Association

Seeds of Hope Award, Bread for the World

Civitas Award, Center for Civic Education

William R. Laws Human Rights Award, Columbus Human Rights Commission

Government Leader of the Year Award, Indiana Chamber of Commerce

Outstanding Legislator Award, American Political Science Association

Central Intelligence Agency Medallion

Defense Intelligence Agency Medallion

Honorary Degrees from 14 Colleges and Universities

 Distinguished Citizen Fellow, Institute for Advanced Study at Indiana University