Andrew Parasiliti

Andrew Parasiliti
Adjunct Political Scientist

Education

Ph.D., Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies, Johns Hopkins University; M.A. in foreign affairs, University of Virginia; B.A., cum laude in psychology, University of North Carolina, Greensboro

Overview

Andrew Parasiliti is an adjunct political scientist at the RAND Corporation and president and columnist at Al-Monitor.com. He is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations and the Virginia Club of New York. He received a Ph.D. from the Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies, Johns Hopkins University, where he wrote his dissertation on Iraq; an M.A. in foreign affairs from the University of Virginia; and a B.A., cum laude, from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, where he was a member of Psi Chi, the National Honor Society in Psychology.

Concurrent Non-RAND Positions

President, Al-Monitor.com

Selected Publications

Andrew Lohn, Andrew Parasiliti, William Welser IV, "Should We Fear an AI Arms Race?" Defense One, (February 2), 2016

Andrew Parasiliti, "Were Russian Hacks Really a Threat to American Democracy?" The National Interest, (December 2)

Andrew Lohn, Andrew Parasiliti, William Welser IV, "How to Overcome the Risks of Artificial Intelligence," TIME, 54(4), 2015

Marjory Blumenthal, Andrew Parasiliti, and Ali Wyne, "AI's Promise and Risks," TechCrunch, (October 20)

Hoehn, Andrew R., Andrew Parasiliti, Sonni Efron, and Steven Strongin, Discontinuities and Distractions — Rethinking Security for the Year 2040: Findings from a RAND Corporation Workshop, RAND Corporation (CF-384), 2018

Andrew R. Hoehn, Andrew Parasiliti, Ali Wyne, "Can Washington Successfully Prepare for the Future?" The National Interest, (April 2018), 2018

Andrew Parasiliti, "US should test Russia on Islamic State," Al-Monitor, (February 2)

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