Grace Hwang is a program coordinator and research assistant for the Burke Chair in Strategy and Transnational Threats Project at the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS). In this role, she supports research on U.S. force posture, great power competition, and both domestic and international terrorism. Prior to joining CSIS, Ms. Hwang conducted data analysis for the book, Military Coercion and US Foreign Policy: The Use of Force Short of War (Stimson Center, 2020). She has also conducted research for the Institute for the Study of War and for Memorial, a human rights nongovernmental organization in Moscow. She holds a B.A. from Bucknell University in Russian and international relations.