Area of Expertise
international security, historical sociology, international relations theory, conflict analysis, conflict resolution. war in Iraq, war in Afghanistan, Syria, ISIS, ISIL, NATO, terrorism, counterterrorism
Benjamin Jensen's research interests include international security, historical sociology, international relations theory, conflict analysis, and conflict resolution. In addition to his research, Dr. Jensen is the course director for SIS 105 World Politics, the core IR theory class for SIS undergraduates. Outside of academia, he works as an adviser to General Dynamics, SAIC, and Aptima on command and control, intelligence, counterinsurgency, and stability and support operations. He is also an officer in the U.S. Army National Guard.