Gennady Babankov, J.D.
Assistant Program Manager
Gennady Babankov joined American Councils in 2009 as a Senior Program Officer for the Overseas Flagship Programs. Mr. Babankov is a native Russian speaker who has studied and worked in the United States since 1994. Mr. Babankov holds graduate and professional degrees from George Mason University Law School and The Johns Hopkins University, where he tutored undergraduate students in Russian. Prior to his work at American Councils, Mr. Babankov worked for almost nine years on the administration of the Fulbright Teacher Exchange Program which provides overseas training opportunities to American and foreign school instructors.