July 17-20, 2019
Jessica Stern is a Research Professor at Boston University’s Pardee School of Global Studies and a Fellow at Hoover Institution. She is the co-author of ISIS: The State of Terror and the author of Denial: A Memoir of Terror, Terror in the Name of God, and The Ultimate Terrorists. She served on the National Security Council staff in 1993-94 as an International Affairs Fellow, and as an analyst at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory. She holds a master’s degree from MIT and a doctorate from Harvard University.