List of ambassadors of the United States to Azerbaijan
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|Ambassador of the United States to Azerbaijan|
Seal of the United States Department of State
|Nominator||The President of the United States|
with Senate advice and consent
|Inaugural holder||Robert Finn|
as Chargé d'Affaires ad interim
|Formation||March 16, 1992|
|Website||U.S. Embassy - Baku|
The United States recognized Azerbaijan's independence on Dec 25, 1991, and announced the establishment of diplomatic relations on February 19, 1992.
The Baku embassy was opened by interim ambassador Robert Finn on March 16, 1992.
Chiefs of mission
|Robert Finn||March 16, 1992||1992||Chargé d'Affaires ad interim||George H. W. Bush|
|Richard Miles||September 16, 1992||November 5, 1993||Ambassador||George H. W. Bush|
|Richard Kauzlarich||April 20, 1994||July 20, 1997||Ambassador||Bill Clinton|
|Stanley T. Escudero||December 4, 1997||October 1, 2000||Ambassador||Bill Clinton|
|Ross L. Wilson||October 11, 2000||April 24, 2003||Ambassador||Bill Clinton|
|Reno L. Harnish||December 1, 2003||April 24, 2006||Ambassador||George W. Bush|
|Anne E. Derse||July, 2006||July 4, 2009||Ambassador||George W. Bush|
|Donald Lu||July 4, 2009||July, 2010||Chargé d'Affaires||Barack Obama|
|Matthew Bryza||January 10, 2011||January 5, 2012||Ambassador||Barack Obama|
|Richard Morningstar||July 20, 2012||2015||Ambassador||Barack Obama|
|Robert Cekuta||February 19, 2015||March 2018||Ambassador||Barack Obama|
|William R. Gill||April 2018||current||Chargé d’Affaires, a.i.||Donald Trump|
- Congressional recess appointment. "List of Ambassadorial Appointments". American Foreign Service Association. Retrieved 2011-07-23.
- "Matthew J. Bryza". United States Department of State. Retrieved 2011-07-23.
- Cekuta, Robert F. (March 28, 2018). "Robert F. Cekuta: Impressions after Three Years as Ambassador to Azerbaijan". az.usembassy.gov. Archived from the original on December 11, 2018. Retrieved December 11, 2018.
- Azerbaijan - United States relations
- Foreign relations of Azerbaijan
- Ambassadors of the United States
- United States Department of State: Background notes on Azerbaijan
- This article incorporates public domain material from the United States Department of State website http://www.state.gov/r/pa/ei/bgn/index.htm (U.S. Bilateral Relations Fact Sheets).