BIOGRAPHY OF DR. STEVE R. PIECZENIK
Steve R. Pieczenik, MD, PhD (1943- ) was born in Havana, Cuba on December 7, 1943. He lived first in Toulouse, France for six years. His family then migrated to the United States where they settled in New York City.
Dr. Steve Pieczenik served as the Deputy Assistant Secretary of State under three different administrations, Nixon, Ford and Carter, while also working under Reagan and Bush senior, and still works as a consultant for the Department of Defense. A former US Navy Captain, Pieczenik achieved two prestigious Harry C. Solomon Awards at the Harvard Medical School as he simultaneously completed a PhD at MIT. Recruited by Lawrence Eagleburger as Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Management, Pieczenik went on to develop, “the basic tenets for psychological warfare, counter terrorism, strategy and tactics for transcultural negotiations for the US State Department, military and intelligence communities and other agencies of the US Government,” while also developing foundational strategies for hostage rescue that were later employed around the world.
Pieczenik also served as a senior policy planner under Secretaries Henry Kissinger, Cyrus Vance, George Schultz and James Baker and worked on George W. Bush’s election campaign against Al Gore. His record underscores the fact that he is one of the most deeply connected men in intelligence circles over the past three decades plus.The character of Jack Ryan, who appears in many Tom Clancy novels and was also played by Harrison Ford in the popular 1992 movie Patriot Games, is also based on Steve Pieczenik.
Consultant to United States Institute of Peace, assist in institute reorganisation, North Korea Working Group, Conflict resolution training- Cambodia. Consultant to Rand Corp. Dr. Pieczenik is also a former member of the Council on Foreign Relations.
HIS WORK UNDER SECRETARY OF STATE JAMES BAKER
Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for East Asian and Pacific Affairs–Primary responsibility for developing long term strategy and tactics to resolve thirty year Cambodian conflict. Reformulate U.S. Policy; Architect of International Paris Peace Conference on Cambodia, 1990; Orchestrated UN peace keeping involvement.
HIS WORK UNDER SECRETARY OF STATE GEORGE SHULTZ
Policy Planner Staff–Developed policy, strategy. tactics for Major US-Soviet peace summits (Start, INF, Reagan-Gorbachev)
-Middle East shuttle diplomacy by Secretary Of State
-Developed peaceful conflict resolution tactics strategy with political opposition to oust General Noriega from Panama.
-Fact-finding trip to Israel, West Bank, Palestinian Camps, Developed strategy/Tactics to deal with newly emerging Hamas.
-Crisis management: resolved Kharamba child abuse case, avoiding Zimbabwe-U.S. confrontation.
-Develop strategy for peaceful transition of power in South Korea from military dictatorship to democracy.
HIS WORK UNDER SECRETARIES OF STATE CYRUS VANCE & HENRY KISSINGER
Deputy of State for Management-Principal crisis manager and hostage negotiator: Aldo Moro kidnapping;TWA Croatian Hijacking; Hanafi Muslim Siege; Idi Amin Siege; Japanese Red Army Hijacking; PLO Hijacking; Saved over five hundred hostages.
-Developed strategies and tactics for Camp David Peace Conference.
-Developed strategies and tactics for the negotiations and promotion of the Panama Canal Treaty, Salt II Treaty.
-Developed first Office of Public Diplomacy.
-Major management reorganization and creation of Office to Combat Terrorism; Family Liason Office; Deployment of Overseas Psychiatrist Program;Create Hostage Survival Program; International Communications Agency (USIA), International Narcotics Office.
-Developed U.S. anti-terrorism policy.
-Taught conflict resolution/negotiations at Foreign Service Institute for Senior Diplomats.
Steve Pieczenik attended Booker T. Washington High School in the Harlem neighborhood of New York City. In 1964, he received a B.A. degree in Pre-Medicine and Psychology from Cornell, later attending Cornell University Medical College and receiving a medical degree. Later, he did a psychiatry residency at Harvard, during which time he also attained a Ph.D. in Political Science and International Relations at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Pieczenik claims to be the first psychiatrist ever to receive a PhD. focusing on international relations.
Pieczenik has made a number of ventures in fiction, both as an author (of State of Emergency and a number of other books) and as a business partner of Tom Clancy in which he received listing credit as “co-creator” for both Tom Clancy’s Op-Center and Tom Clancy’s Net Force franchises, two series of military-fiction novels penned by other writers.
In September 2010, Dr. John Neustadt was recognized by Elsevier as being one of the Top Ten Cited Authors in 2007 & 2008 for his article, “Mitochondrial dysfunction and molecular pathways of disease.” This article was coauthored with Dr. Pieczenik.
Dr. Pieczenik is the co author of the published textbook, Foundations and Applications of Medical Biochemistry in Clinical Practice.
The above biographical information has been gathered from Dr. Pieczenik’s Wikipedia page (before it was changed around 4 May 2011), Dr. Pieczenik’s website and from pages at the following links:
Dr. Steve Pieczenik’s website:
Paul Joseph Watson’s article:
PNAC (Project for the New American Century):
Remember Building 7 Homepage:
Architects & Engineers for 9/11 Truth Homepage:
Architects & Engineers for 9/11 Truth You Tube Channel:
9/11 The Facts Speak for Themselves: