Gabrielle Tarini

Gabrielle Tarini
Associate Policy Researcher
Washington Office


M.P.P. in international and global affairs, Harvard University; B.A. in international studies, Boston College


Gabrielle Tarini is an associate policy researcher at the RAND Corporation. Her research focuses on regional security issues in Europe and Asia, security cooperation, the NATO alliance, special operations forces, and civilian protection issues. She has experience working at the Department of Defense as a Rosenthal Fellow in the Office of the Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Security Cooperation. She received her Master in Public Policy from the Harvard Kennedy School, where she was a teaching assistant for a former Secretary of Defense and a researcher at the Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs. Prior graduate school, she was a research associate at the James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies, where she conducted research on nuclear policy issues. She received her BA in International Relations from Boston College.

Honors & Awards

  • Gold Medal Award, Mission & Impact, RAND Corporation
  • Harold W. Rosenthal Fellowship in International Relations, U.S. Department of Defense