Arvid Bell, DPhil

Director, Negotiation Task Force, Davis Center for Russian and Eurasian Studies, Harvard University
Arvid Bell is a scholar and entrepreneur who specializes in complex conflict analysis, negotiation strategy, and international security. He is director of the Negotiation Task Force at the Davis Center for Russian and Eurasian Studies, and partner at Negotiation Design & Strategy (NDS), a training, advisory, and research development group. An expert in negotiation and crisis management simulation design, Bell has launched a new generation of immersive case exercises used internationally to train decision makers in academia, government, and the private sector.


  • DPhil Frankfurt Goethe University