Vice President, RAND's Homeland Security Research Division and Director of RAND's National Defense Research Institute, RAND Corporation
Jack Riley is Vice President and Director of RAND's Homeland Security Research Division, which conducts research and analysis for the Office of the Secretary of Defense, the Joint Staff, the Unified Commands, the defense agencies, the Department of the Navy, the U.S. Intelligence Community, the U.S. Department of State, allied foreign governments, and foundations. Prior to joining RAND, Riley worked as a senior civil servant at the U.S. Department of Justice where he focused on crime, immigration reform, drug epidemiology, and domestic terrorism. Riley has testified before Congress on multiple occasions, has served as a trial observer in Guantanamo, and is a member of the Pacific Council on International Policy. Riley has a Ph.D. in public policy analysis from Pardee RAND Graduate School, an M.S. in Foreign Service from Georgetown University, and a B.A. in economics and Russian from the University of Michigan.