Dr. Erin Simpson
President and Chief Executive Officer, Caerus Analytics
Dr. Erin Simpson is a leading strategist and specialist in the application of quantitative social science research methods to conflict environments and complex systems. She previously worked with NATO ISAF’s field based Counterinsurgency Advisory and Assistance Team, providing analysis and assistance to senior military and civilian officials in Afghanistan, on topics related to campaign metrics and strategic assessments, local defense forces, and anti-corruption.
Prior to her field work in Afghanistan, Dr. Simpson was an Assistant Professor of National Security Affairs at the Marine Corps Command and Staff College in Quantico, Virginia. Dr. Simpson holds a Ph.D. in Political Science from Harvard University.