MWI Resident Fellow

Robert Person is an Associate Professor of International Relations at the United States Military Academy and Director of Curriculum for West Point’s International Affairs Program. He teaches courses in Russian and post-Soviet politics, political economy, international relations, and comparative politics. Dr. Person is also a fellow at West Point’s Modern War Institute and a member of the Council on Foreign Relations. He has published extensively on the foreign and domestic politics of Russia and the post-Soviet states, hybrid warfare, nationalism, and regime support. His current book project, in progress, examines Russian grand strategy in the twenty-first century. Dr. Person holds a PhD in political science from Yale University and an MA in Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies from Stanford University. Follow him on Twitter at @RTPerson3 or visit his website.