- Faculty member of Harvard Kennedy School and of Tufts Fletcher School
- Former Advisor to World Bank, United Nations, and White House
- Former senior management executive at Oxfam
Robert Wilkinson is a consultant and lecturer in negotiation, leadership and management, specializing in complex, global environments. He is faculty member of Harvard Kennedy School and the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University. Mr. Wilkinson consults for a range of major clients including Chevron, General Mills, PricewaterhouseCoopers, World Bank, World Wildlife Fund (WWF), United Nations, National Urban League, Program on Negotiation at Harvard Law School and the White House. Previously, Mr. Wilkinson held senior management positions in Oxfam, the United Nations and the Department for International Development (DFID), where he successfully led programs in complex, global environments. Field locations include Nicaragua, Peru, Angola, Rwanda, Kenya, Cambodia, Laos, India and several others. He is a member of the International Advisory Board of experts for the Center for Security Sector Management (CSSM) in the UK. He is also a founding Board Member of the award winning charity, Peace Direct US. He earned degrees from Stanford University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).