Madeline Christian was a Joseph S. Nye, Jr. Research Intern for the Technology and National Security Program at the Center for a New American Security (CNAS). At CNAS, Ms. Christian focused on security issues at the nexus of technology, strategy and business.
Before joining CNAS, Ms. Christian worked as a survey associate at Mathematica Policy Research in Princeton, NJ, where she collected and analyzed data for federal program evaluations. She has prior experience as a program associate and a research fellow at the Partnership for Public Service.
Ms. Christian is pursuing a Master’s in Security Studies at Georgetown University, with a concentration in international security. She graduated magna cum laude from Boston College with a B.A. in Political Science and History.
Recent Publications & News
ReportsThe "Section 702" Surveillance Program
By Adam Klein, Madeline Christian, Matt Olsen & Tristan Campos
The Rocky Relationship Between Washington & Silicon Valley
By Loren DeJonge Schulman, Alexandra Sander & Madeline Christian
Countering disinformation online will require long-term engagement from the feds
By Madeline Christian
Defense Secretary Mattis has rare, brief chance for Pentagon reform
By Ben FitzGerald, Alexandra Sander & Madeline Christian