Dr. Jeffrey Talley

 

Dr. Jeffrey Talley

Friday, September 2nd, 2016 - 15:16

Dr. Jeff Talley is a Global Fellow with the Center.  Dr. Talley will provide thought leadership on a broad range of topics of interest to public sector leaders, with a special focus on global security issues and strategies reducing risk and increasing opportunity through improved government performance. 

Dr. Talley has over 34 years of global experiences in the public, private, & academic sectors, coupled with periods of active/reserve military service as a Citizen-Soldier. He is a nationally recognized expert in Civil, Environmental, & Sustainable Engineering. In 2016, he retired from military service and was appointed an Advanced Leadership Fellow and Cabot House Scholar-in-residence at Harvard University.  Prior to his Harvard appointment, Dr. Talley served as Lt. General and Chief of the Army Reserve & Commanding General, U.S. Army Reserve Command, an organization whose size and scope rank it as a Fortune 50 company.

Dr. Talley received his Ph.D. in Civil & Environmental Engineering from Carnegie Mellon University and his Executive M.B.A. from the University of Oxford, England. He also holds master degrees in engineering, strategic studies, and liberal arts. He is a registered Professional Engineer (P.E.), a Board Certified Environmental Engineer (BCEE), and a Diplomate, Water Resources Engineer (D.WRE).