Senior Analyst, CNA
Dmitry Gorenburg is a senior research scientist in the Strategic Studies division of CNA, a not-for-profit research and analysis organization, where he has worked since 2000. In addition to his work at CNA, Dr. Gorenburg is the editor of the journals Problems of Post-Communism and Russian Politics & Law, is an associate at Harvard University's Davis Center for Russian and Eurasian Studies and has taught in Harvard's Department of Government. From 2005 to 2010, he served as Executive Director of the American Association for the Advancement of Slavic Studies (AAASS). He holds a Ph.D in Political Science from Harvard University and a B.A. in International Relations from Princeton University.
His areas of expertise include security issues, military affairs, and ethnic politics in Russia, Eurasia, and Eastern Europe. He has published numerous articles on these topics in policy publications such as Current History and in academic journals such as World Politics and Post-Soviet Affairs. He is also the author of Nationalism for the Masses: Minority Ethnic Mobilization in the Russian Federation (Cambridge University Press, 2003). He blogs on issues related to the Russian military at http://russiamil.wordpress.com.