Joshua Steier

Technical Analyst
Washington Office


M.S. in physics, Seton Hall University; M.S. in applied math & statistics, Stony Brook University; B.S. in mathematics, Seton Hall University


Josh Steier is a technical analyst at the RAND Corporation. His interests include: Machine Learning, Cybersecurity, Artificial Intelligence, Biotechnology, Biomedical Informatics, Game Theory, Modeling and Simulation, and Operations Research.

In 2021, he completed a M.S degree in Applied Mathematics and Statistics, with a concentration in Computational and Systems Biology. He participated in various research projects, ranging from complex networks for brain network analysis, machine learning with protein folding, machine learning to identify aortic aneurysms in patients using natural language processing, and modeling of infectious diseases.

He speaks German and Italian, and enjoys reading, hiking, running, and weight lifting.

Honors & Awards

  • RAND Spotlight Innovation Award 2022


German; Italian