Rick Bennet

Research Specialist

Rick Bennet was a research specialist from 2010-2012, after serving as a research associate in national security studies at the Council on Foreign Relations. His areas of interest and research include counterinsurgency, security force assistance and the social foundations of warfare. He holds a master’s degree in war studies from King’s College London and a bachelor of arts from Yale University. He has worked with local NGOs in Bosnia-Herzegovina, interned with the government of the Czech Republic and conducted research trips to a variety of locations, including East Africa, the Philippines, and Colombia.  He received his Ph.D. in war studies at King's College London in 2013. 

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Former Staff