Sam Ratner

Sam Ratner - Editor

Boston, MA, United States

Non-fiction editor and research assistant focused on defense, politics, and international relations.

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I'm a Harvard-based editor and researcher, working to bring scholarship on international security issues to a wide audience.
English (US)
Biographies & Memoirs
Humanities & Social Sciences
Political Science & Current Affairs

Work experience

Project Editor--David Petraeus on Strategic Leadership

Harvard Kennedy School
September, 2014 – Present (about 6 years)

Worked with GEN Petraeus and project leader Emile Simpson to research and edit an oral history for a forthcoming project.

Project Coordinator--Iran Matters

Harvard Kennedy School
January, 2014 – November, 2014 (10 months)

Lead editor and occasional writer for the Belfer Center's Iran Matters website,

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