Marek N. Posard

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Associate Military Sociologist
Washington Office


Ph.D. in sociology, University of Maryland; M.A. in political science, Loyola University Chicago; B.A. in political science, Loyola University Chicago

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Marek N. Posard is an associate sociologist at the RAND Corporation. His primary area of research focuses on social problems in military organizations. Posard's research has focused on a range of topics, including diversity in the military, unit cohesion, social media use in military contexts, military families, and the recruitment and retention of personnel. Most of his research uses survey, experimental, or qualitative methods. Posard has a B.A. and M.A. in political science from Loyola University Chicago and a Ph.D. in sociology from the University of Maryland.