Cyberspace Strategy and Great Power Competition | 2019 | Events

Cyberspace Strategy and Great Power Competition
Emily Goldman
March 20, 2019
Building E40-496 (Pye Room)


Dr. Emily Goldman is currently a member of the Policy Planning Staff at the U.S. Department of State, where she leads the cyber and emerging technology portfolios. She is on detail from her position as Director of the US Cyber Command / National Security Agency Combined Action Group, where she led a team to write the 2018 US Cyber Command Vision, “Achieve and Maintain Cyberspace Superiority.” Dr. Goldman previously served as Deputy Director for Interagency Coordination, Office of Communication, USCENTCOM; Strategic Communication Advisor to the Coordinator for Counterterrorism, U.S. Department of State; and Associate Director, Support to Public Diplomacy, U.S. Department of Defense. She received her PhD from Stanford University and was Associate Professor of Political Science at the University of California, Davis from 1989 to 2008. She has published on cyber strategy; strategic, military, and arms control policy; military innovation and organizational change; and revolutions in military affairs. She has received awards and fellowships from the MacArthur, Olin, Pew and Smith Richardson Foundations, the U.S. Institute of Peace, the Woodrow Wilson Center, and the U.S. Naval War College. Her book, Power in Uncertain Times: Strategy in the Fog of Peace, was published by Stanford University Press in 2011. In 2012 she launched the Cyber Analogies Project to improve understanding of the cyber environment. Cyber Analogies was co-edited with John Arquilla and published by the Naval Postgraduate School in 2014.