Mr. Howard is fluent in Russian and proficient in Azerbaijani and Arabic, and is a regional expert on the Caucasus and Central Asia. He was formerly an Analyst at the Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) Strategic Assessment Center. His articles have appeared in The Wall Street Journal, the Central Asia-Caucasus Analyst, and Jane’s Defense Weekly. Mr. Howard has served as a consultant to private sector and governmental agencies, including the U.S. Department of Defense, the National Intelligence Council and major oil companies operating in Central Asia and the Middle East.
Jamestown President Glen Howard recently spoke on frozen conflicts in the post-Soviet space at a conference in Minsk, Belarus. He also commented on Belarus' geopolitical importance and potash exports.
President Glen Howard and Assistant Editor of Militant Leadership Monitor Kathryn Basinsky were interviewed by BBC Arabic on the Tsarnaev brothers and lone-wolf terrorism.
Glen Howard discussed the current personnel changes at the Voice of America and how this impacts U.S. international broadcasting with the New York Times.
Jamestown President Glen Howard was interviewed by al-Jazeera America on Russia, Ukraine and MH17.
Jamestown President Glen Howard was quoted on how the Ukrainian crisis is impacting U.S. credibility.
Glen Howard was quoted in an article about the Geneva talks on the ongoing Ukrainian crisis.
On December 30, Bloomberg TV interviewed Jamestown Foundation President Glen E. Howard about the recent double suicide bombings in Volgograd, Russia, as well as their connection to the upcoming Winter
Jamestown President Glen E. Howard was interviewed by Around the Rings about the recent bombings in Volgograd and Pyatigorsk.
Jamestown President Glen E. Howard and analyst Wladimir van Wilgenburg's discussion on the future of Kurds in Syria, which was hosted by the Jamestown Foundation, was featured by Kurdistan TV.
Jamestown President Glen Howard was quoted by The New York Times in an article titled "Chechen Refugee Questioned in F.B.I.'s Inquiry of Bombing."
On April 19, 2013, USA Today interviewed Jamestown President Glen Howard about the Chechen immigrant community in the United States.
On April 9, 2012, Azerbaijani news outlet News.az interviewed Jamestown Foundation President Glen E. Howard regarding US strategic policy toward Azerbaijan.
The APA reported on Jamestown Foundation President Glen E. Howard's participation in a panel discussion hosted by the Azerbaijani Center for Strategic Studies think tank on April 6, 2012.
On May 12, the Circassian politician, Fral Shebzukhov, an advisor to President Ebzeyev of Karachay-Cherkessia was murdered in the republic’s capital of Cherkessk. Two men armed with AK-47 assault rifles