Isaiah Frank is "Professor Emeritus and William L. Clayton Professor of International Economics. Adviser on international economic policy to the Committee for Economic Development; former member, Advisory Committee of the Institute for International Economics; member State Department Advisory Committee on International Economic Policy; former Carnegie Fellow, National Bureau of Economic Research; taught at Amherst College and Salzburg Seminar; former director of the Office of International Trade Policy and the Office of International Financial and Development Affairs at the U.S. State Department; former deputy assistant secretary of State for Economic Affairs; executive director, the President's Commission on International Trade and Investment Policy; member, Advisory Committee to U.S. Trade Representative; chairman, State Department Advisory Committee on International Investment; consultant, the World Bank, the U.N. Conference on Trade and Development, the Institute for Latin American Integration. Recipient of Rockefeller Public Service Award; Ph.D. in economics, Columbia University.“ 
Faculty member of the SAIS International Development Program.
- "Biography", SAIS, Accessed January 2007.