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Maxwell / Department of Political Science

Jason Blessing

Political Science / Ph.D. Student

Jason Blessing

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International Relations, Public Administration and Policy


Cybersecurity; International Security; Foreign and Defense Policy; Terrorism and Insurgency; Political Methodology


M.A. in Political Science, Virginia Tech (2013)

B.A. in Government, College of William and Mary (2011)

Jason’s research focuses on the intersection of cyberspace and international security.  His dissertation seeks to explain the adoption of different national cybersecurity doctrines.  Prior to enrolling at Syracuse University, Jason worked in the financial services industry as a fraud prevention analyst.