EPIC Welcomes Former U.S. Diplomat As Senior Fellow
David Rank will help the institute expand partnerships and its research pipeline globally.
David Rank, who retired in June after a 27-year career in the U.S. Foreign Service, has joined the Energy Policy Institute at the University of Chicago (EPIC) as a senior fellow. Rank’s diplomatic career spanned the administrations of five presidents, serving most recently as acting ambassador to China. Rank served six separate assignments in greater China, including in Beijing, Shanghai and Taipei, as well as in Afghanistan, Greece and Mauritius. He will now work closely with EPIC as the institute works to further expand its research globally.