Daveed Gartenstein-Ross is a Senior Fellow at the Foundation for Defense of Democracies. He is also an Adjunct Assistant Professor in Georgetown University’s Security Studies Program, a Fellow with Google’s Jigsaw, and the Chief Executive Officer of Valens Global, a consulting firm focusing on the challenges posed by violent non-state actors (VNSAs).
VNSAs and the changing nature of armed conflict serves as a unifying theme in Gartenstein-Ross’s research and professional work. He is the author or volume editor of 21 books and monographs. Gartenstein-Ross holds a Ph.D. in World Politics from the Catholic University of America and a J.D. from the New York University School of Law.
Daveed teaches Violent Non State Actors In World Politics at Takshashila.