Stephanie Young

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Associate Political Scientist
Washington Office


Ph.D. in history, UC Berkeley; M.A. in history, UC Berkeley; B.A. in physics, astrophysics, history, UC Berkeley


Stephanie Young is an associate political scientist at the RAND Corporation, where she researches national security policy. Most recently she has been working on issues related to defense resource management, including acquisitions, budgets, manpower, and organizational design.

Honors & Awards

  • Edward Teller Fellow in Science and National Security Studies, United States Department of Energy
  • Integrative Education and Research Traineeship, Institute on Global Conflict and Cooperation