Professor Bruce Hoffman has been studying terrorism and insurgency for more than thirty years. He is currently a tenured professor in the Security Studies Program at Georgetown University’s Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service, Washington, DC. Professor Hoffman previously held the Corporate Chair in Counterterrorism and Counterinsurgency at the RAND Corporation and was also Director of RAND’s Washington, D.C. Office. From 2001 to 2004, he served as RAND’s Vice President for External Affairs and in 2004 he also was Acting Director of RAND’s Center for Middle East Public Policy.
Bruce Hoffman discussed al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula's (AQAP) role in the Charlie Hebdo attack with NPR's All Things Considered.
Jamestown analyst Andrew McGregor and Jamestown Board Member Bruce Hoffman were interviewed by NPR in a segment titled "Al-Shabab Shifts Focus From Territory to Terrorism."