Russell Lundberg

Photo of Russell Lundberg
Assistant Policy Analyst
Off Site Office


Ph.D. in policy analysis, Pardee RAND Graduate School; M.P.P. in public policy, University of Maryland; B.A. in theater and physics, Hope College


Russell Lundberg is an assistant policy analyst at RAND and recently received his Ph.D. in policy analysis at the Pardee RAND Graduate School, where his dissertation related to the ranking of homeland security risks. In his time with RAND he has contributed to projects on the link between crime and drugs, aviation and postal security, law enforcement intelligence, and corrections. Prior to joining RAND, Lundberg was with the DHS Office of Inspector General and contributed to several reports, including the Hurricane Katrina review that won an Award for Excellence from the President's Council for Integrity and Efficiency. Additionally, Lundberg was awarded the 2011-2012 Harold Brown fellowship from RAND's Center for Global Risk and Security and is the managing editor of the Journal of Drug Policy Analysis.