Brian M. Jenkins

Brian M. Jenkins
  • Senior Adviser to the President
    RAND Corporation

1966-68, US Army Special Forces, Vietnam. 1968-69, Member, Long-Range Planning Task Group, Vietnam. 1972-89, joined Rand Corporation as member of research staff, directed research on political violence and international crime and 1986-89, Chairman, Political Science Department. 1989-98, Deputy Chairman, Kroll Associates; 1996-97, Member, White House Commission on Aviation Safety and Security. Consultant to numerous government agencies and major corporations. Leading authority on international terrorism. Author of numerous articles reports, papers and chapters in books on political violence. Author, International Terrorism: A New Mode of Conflict. Editor and Co-Author, Terrorism and Personal Protection. Co-Author, The Fall of South Vietnam.