Matthew F. Calabria is a lecturer in the Security Policy Studies Program in George Washington University’s Elliott School of International Affairs. A 2023 finalist for the Galileo Award for bold, innovative thinking in government, Matthew currently serves as a Senior Production Chief for the U.S. Department of Energy after just over a decade of public service in the federal government. Broadly, his academic and research interests range from U.S. grand strategy and strategic competition to intelligence and military operational art and sciences. He earned a Doctor of International Affairs degree from the Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies at Johns Hopkins University, from where he also earned a Master of International Public Policy. Previously, Professor Calabria earned a Master of Science degree in Strategic Intelligence from National Intelligence University, and Bachelor and Master of Arts degrees in International Affairs from George Washington University. Professor Calabria also earned a Certificate of Public Leadership from Brookings Executive Education, and has written for leading international relations publications, including The Hill, Proceedings, The SAIS International Affairs Review, The International Affairs Review, and The Naval War College Review.