The CSIS International Security Program houses the foremost experts in their fields. Our resident experts come to CSIS with serious backgrounds from the Department of Defense, National Security Council, Department of State, U.S. intelligence community, defense industry, and academia. ISP’s experts regularly publish their research  on the CSIS website and are frequently featured in top media outlets  around the world.

In addition to our in-residence scholars, ISP maintains an esteemed group of military fellows and non-resident affiliates.

Experts


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Seth G. Jones
Senior Vice President; Harold Brown Chair; and Director, International Security Program
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Emily Harding
Deputy Director and Senior Fellow, International Security Program
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Kari A. Bingen
Director, Aerospace Security Project and Senior Fellow, International Security Program
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Cynthia Cook
Director, Defense-Industrial Initiatives Group and Senior Fellow, International Security Program
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Di Cooke
Open Philanthropy Technology Policy Fellow, International Security Program
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Kelsey Hartigan
Deputy Director, Project on Nuclear Issues and Senior Fellow, International Security Program
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Benjamin Jensen
Senior Fellow, Future War, Gaming, and Strategy, and International Security Program
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Tom Karako
Senior Fellow, International Security Program and Director, Missile Defense Project
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Kathleen McInnis
Senior Fellow, International Security Program and Director, Smart Women, Smart Power Initiative
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Gregory Sanders
Deputy Director and Fellow, Defense-Industrial Initiatives Group
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John Schaus
Senior Fellow, International Security Program
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Suzanne Spaulding
Senior Adviser, Homeland Security, International Security Program
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Williams
Director, Project on Nuclear Issues and Senior Fellow, International Security Program
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Ian Williams
Fellow, International Security Program and Deputy Director, Missile Defense Project
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Erol Yayboke
Director, Project on Fragility and Mobility and Senior Fellow, International Security Program

Military Fellows


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David Mays
Military Fellow, International Security Program

Non-Resident Affiliates


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Risa Brooks
Senior Associate (Non-resident), International Security Program
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Sebastian Bruns
Senior Associate (Non-resident), International Security Program
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M. Elaine Bunn
Senior Adviser (Non-resident), Project on Nuclear Issues
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Byron Callan
Senior Associate (Non-resident), International Security Program
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Peppi DeBiaso
Senior Associate (Non-resident), Missile Defense Project
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Sarah Detzner
Senior Associate (Non-resident), International Security Program
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Kevin M. Donegan
Senior Advisor (Non-resident), International Security Project
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Anna Dowd
Adjunct Fellow (Non-resident), Defense-Industrial Initiatives Group
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Daniel Fata
Senior Advisor (Non-resident), International Security Program
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Douglas M. Fears
Senior Adviser (Non-Resident), International Security Program
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Nathan Freier
Senior Associate (Non-resident), International Security Program
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Robert F. Hale
Senior Adviser (Non-Resident), Defense Budget Analysis
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Christina Hartman
Senior Associate (Non-resident), Project on Fragility and Mobility
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Tina W. Jonas
Senior Adviser (Non-resident), International Security Program
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Beverly Kirk
Senior Associate (Non-resident), International Security Program
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Marlowe
Senior Associate (Non-resident), International Security Program
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Marie McAuliffe
Senior Associate (Non-resident), Project on Fragility and Mobility
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Franklin Miller
Senior Adviser (Non-resident), International Security Program
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Clark A. Murdock
Senior Adviser (Non-resident), International Security Program
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Leon Shahabian
Senior Associate (Non-resident), International Security Program and Risk and Foresight Group
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Beza Tesfaye
Senior Associate (Non-resident), Project on Fragility and Mobility
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Kenneth Todorov
Senior Associate (Non-Resident), Missile Defense Project
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Heidi Urben
Senior Associate (Non-resident), International Security Program
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Leigh Warner
Senior Associate (Non-resident), International Security Program
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G. Kim Wincup
Senior Adviser (Non-resident), International Security Program