Kathryn Hedgecock is an Army officer and Assistant Professor of International Affairs at the United States Military Academy in West Point, NY. Her research interests include deterrence and attribution of state-sponsored cyber operations, the impact of emerging technology on the future of warfare, the relationship of public and private entities in cyber defense, and the public response to non-conventional operations short-of-force. She holds a Ph.D. and M.A. from Stanford University in Political Science, a M.Sc. from the University of Oxford in Russian and East European Studies, and a B.S. from the United States Military Academy.