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GRUSZKA, ROBERT JEROME was born on August 26, 1942 in Hammond, Indiana, United States of America.


De Pauw University, United States of America, 1960-1964, Bachelor of Arts. Birmingham University, United Kingdom, 1964-1965, M Socl Science(s). Columbia University, United States of America, 1965-1967, Master of International Affairs, 1967-1971, Master of Philosophy.

Spoken languages: English, Arabic, Russ.


Senior Ocean Affairs & Law of the Sea Officer, Office(s) for Ocean Affairs & the Law of the Sea, United Nations since 1987. Senior Economic Affairs Officer, Ocean Economic & Technology Branch, Department of International Economic and Social Affairs, United Nations, New York, 1974-1987. Information Officer, Centre for Economic & Socl Information, Department of Public Information, United Nations, New York, 1973-1974.

Information Officer, United Nations Environment Programme Liaison Office, New York, 1973. Information Officer, Central News Desk, Department of Public Information, United Nations, New York, 1972-1973. Special Assistant to the Representative to the United Nations, International Union for the Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources, United States of America/Switzerland, 1971-1973.

Rch Assistant, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, United States of America, 1968-1971.


  • Other Interests

    International ocean law, policy-making, planning and management. Comparative linguistics, Middle-East history and culture, international politics.


Spouse Ilham Al-Basri, National of United States of America.

Ilham Al-Basri