Founding Director, Chicago Project on Security and Threats
Dr. Robert A. Pape is the founding director of the Chicago Project on Security and Threats (CPOST) and a professor of political science at the University of Chicago. He is considered one of the world’s foremost experts on strategic air power and terrorism studies. Dr. Pape’s publications include Cutting the Fuse: The Explosion of Global Suicide Terrorism and How to Stop It (Chicago 2010, with James Feldman); Dying to Win: The Strategic Logic of Suicide Terrorism (Random House 2005); and Bombing to Win: Air Power and Coercion in War (Cornell 1996). Dr. Pape is a frequent media commentator appearing in The New York Times, Washington Post, New Republic, The Boston Globe, The Los Angeles Times, and The Bulletin of Atomic Scientists, among other outlets. Dr. Pape earned his PhD in Political Science (1988) at University of Chicago.
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