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Daryl Press
Associate Professor of Government, Dartmouth College

Daryl Press (MIT PhD 2001) is an Associate Professor of Government at Dartmouth College and faculty Director of the Dartmouth Initiative of Global Security. His research focuses on U.S. foreign policy, deterrence, and the future of war. Press is the co-founder of the Strategic Forces Bootcamp, in partnership with Sandia National Laboratories, and a co-founder of the Seminar on Conventional Force Analysis. He has published numerous articles and two books: Calculating Credibility (2005), and The Myth of the Nuclear Revolution (2020), and he is helping to lead a project to create new tools of conventional threat analysis to measure the changing military balance around the world. His work has appeared in leading academic journals such as International Security, the American Political Science Review, and Security Studies, as well as in the popular press including Foreign Affairs, The New York Times, and The Atlantic Monthly