Joseph Federici is a research associate and program manager with the International Security Program at the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS), where he works on a variety of project pertaining to geopolitics, national security, and defense matters. Mr. Federici also assists in coordinating the CSIS Military Fellows program. He holds a J.D. from Rutgers University School of Law and a B.A. in history and political science from Rutgers University. Most recently, he graduated, with distinction, from Georgetown University with an M.S. in foreign service.