Author of "The Hacker and the State: Cyber Attacks and the New Normal of Geopolitics" and Director, CyberAI Project
Georgetown University Center for Security and Emerging Technology
Ben Buchanan is an Assistant Teaching Professor at Georgetown University’s School of Foreign Service, where he conducts research on the intersection of cybersecurity and statecraft. He is the Director of the CyberAI Project at Georgetown’s Center for Security and Emerging Technology (CSET) and Senior Faculty Fellow. He is also the author of "The Hacker and the State: Cyber Attacks and the New Normal of Geopolitics" (Harvard University Press, 2020) and "The Cybersecurity Dilemma" (Oxford University Press, 2017). Ben received his PhD in War Studies from King’s College London, where he was a Marshall Scholar. He earned masters and undergraduate degrees from Georgetown University.