We can’t let the hawks define our strategic patience as weakness
Andrew Doris is a Non-Resident Fellow at Defense Priorities and an M.A. student at Yale’s Jackson Institute for Global Affairs, where he studies military intervention, grand strategy, great power competition, and national security law. As an undergraduate he completed an ROTC senior thesis on U.S. drone policy, and spent a semester in Washington, D.C. as an Aitchison Fellow for Public Service in Government. Upon graduation, he commissioned into active duty in the U.S. Army Quartermaster Corps. From 2016-2018 he served in South Korea with the 2nd Combat Aviation Brigade, mainly as Distributions Platoon Leader. In this role he was awarded the Meritorious Service Medal during Operation Key Resolve ‘17. From 2018-2019, he was the Executive Officer of an Advanced Skills Company in the 7th Special Forces Group, before resigning his commission and coming to Yale.
His writing has appeared in Insider, Responsible Statecraft, and the Yale Journal of International Affairs, among other outlets.