Ryan F. Bradley

Ryan F. Bradley
Commentary Editor
Santa Monica Office


M.S. in journalism, Northwestern University; B.S. in journalism, Northwestern University


Ryan Bradley (he/him) is a commentary editor in the Office of Media Relations at the RAND Corporation. His role is to assist RAND researchers as they conceptualize, write, and submit articles to mainstream news outlets and other external publications.

Before joining RAND, Bradley worked as an editor at FortunePopular ScienceThe World Policy Journal, and National Geographic Adventure. His writing appears in GQ, The Guardian, The Atlantic, The New York Times Magazine, Wired, The New Republic, The Virginia Quarterly Review, Travel and LeisureThe Wall Street Journal Magazine, and The Sewanee Review, among others. 

Bradley has been nominated for a National Magazine Award and won a Press Club award for feature writing. He holds an M.S. and B.S. from the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University.