Erin Rebhan

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Communications Analyst
Washington Office


Ph.D. in Medieval and Early Modern Spanish Literature, University of California, Santa Barbara; B.A. in Spanish and Geology, St. Norbert College


Erin Rebhan is a communications analyst at the RAND Corporation. She is the lead communications analyst for the RAND National Security Research Division (NSRD). She is a communications professional with nearly 10 years' experience in national security and defense. Before joining RAND in May 2016, Rebhan was research communications manager at CNA, which runs the Department of the Navy's Federally Funded Research and Development Center (FFRDC). At CNA, she shaped communications strategies, provided writing and communications expertise to project teams, and taught a graduate level course on critical thinking and writing to CNA researchers. Prior to CNA, she taught at the Catholic University of America and Claremont McKenna College. Rebhan is a published author and is co-founder and co-director of eHumanista ( She holds a Ph.D. in Medieval and Early Modern Spanish Literature from the University of California, Santa Barbara, and a B.A. in Spanish and Geology from St. Norbert College.