Erin Rebhan

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Lead 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 leads communications for the National Security Research Division (NSRD), shaping internal and external communications strategies for the research unit. She is a communications professional with over 10 years' experience in national security and defense. Before joining RAND, 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 provided writing and communications expertise to project teams and taught a graduate level course on critical thinking and writing to 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.