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Patrick C. Doherty

Senior Fellow, International Security Program
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Patrick Doherty is a Senior Fellow of the International Security Program. His writing has been published in The New York Times, The Washington Post, CNN.com, ForeignPolicy.com, The Washington Monthly, and The Chicago Tribune. He has appeared on CNN, ABC, BBC, NPR, Bloomberg, the Nightly Business Report and the Australian Broadcasting Service.
 
Before joining New America in 2007, Mr. Doherty was Director of Communications at the Center for National Policy, a Congressionally-focused national security think tank. Prior to that, he was a senior editor at TomPaine.com, an online journal of politics and policy, where he was responsible for national security, macroeconomics, energy, and the environment. Before returning to Washington, Mr. Doherty spent ten years in the Middle East, Africa, the Balkans and the Caucuses working at the intersection of conflict and development. He served as Catholic Relief Services' European Regional Advisor for Peacebuilding, as a consultant to the Organization of African Unity, and advised the Israeli and the Palestinian Authority's education ministries. He also taught African politics at the University of the Witwatersrand. Mr. Doherty holds a master's degree in security studies from the Fletcher School, Tufts University, where he co-founded the Institute for Human Security, and a bachelor's degree from the School of International Service at American University.

Publications

Article | Jan 9, 2013 | Foreign Policy
Article | Nov 27, 2012 | CNN
Policy Paper | Mar 26, 2012 | New America Foundation
Article | Mar 20, 2012 | Slate
Article | Jan 17, 2012 | The Solutions Journal
Article | May 9, 2011 | Foreign Policy
Article | Mar 15, 2011 | CNN
Article | Feb 3, 2011 | CNN.com
Article | Dec 16, 2010 | CNN

Events

Event | Mar 8, 2012 | Washington
Event | Jan 18, 2012 | Washington
Event | Aug 8, 2011 | Washington
Event | Jul 19, 2011 | Washington
Event | Apr 27, 2011 | Washington
Event | Apr 13, 2011 | Washington
Event | Mar 18, 2011 | Washington
Event | Jan 11, 2011 | Washington
Event | Nov 9, 2010 | Washington
Event | Sep 9, 2010 | Washington

Blog Posts

Blog Post | Jun 28, 2012 |
Blog Post | May 13, 2011 |
Blog Post | Mar 18, 2011 |
Blog Post | Oct 4, 2010 |
Blog Post | Jun 15, 2010 |
Blog Post | Apr 23, 2010 |

Press

In the News Item | Jan 21, 2013 | CNN
In the News Item | Jan 21, 2013 | CNN
In the News Item | Oct 24, 2012 | BusinessWeek
Press Release | Jun 20, 2012 |
In the News Item | Sep 7, 2011 | Roll Call
In the News Item | Mar 16, 2011 | CNN