Jennifer S. Bryson is Director of the Islam and Civil Society Project at the Witherspoon Institute in Princeton, NJ.
From late 2001-2007 she worked for the U.S. Department of Defense. Her assignments included strategic outreach to media and civil society institutions in Egypt and Yemen, working at the Defense Intelligence Agency, and serving on the Policy staff of the Office of the Secretary of Defense. In 2012-2013 she was a Visiting Professor at the U.S. Army War College in Carlisle, PA, where she continues to teach part-time as a Guest Inctructor.
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Jennifer has a B.A. from Stanford University in Political Science and an M.A. from Yale University in History, and a Ph.D. from Yale in Arabic and Islamic Studies from the Department of Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations.