Anand Toprani, Ph.D.
Strategy & Policy
Dr. Toprani is a specialist in energy geopolitics and great power relations. He earned an A.B. in History from Cornell University, an M.Phil. in Modern European History from University College, Oxford, and a Ph.D. in History from Georgetown University. He was also the recipient of the Smith Richardson Predoctoral Fellowship in International Security Studies from Yale University and the Ernest May Fellowship in History & Policy from Harvard University. Dr. Toprani previously served as an historian with the U.S. Department of State and as a strategic analyst at U.S. Central Command. His academic work has appeared or been accepted for publication in scholarly journals such as Diplomatic History, the Journal of Strategic Studies, and the Journal of Military History, and he is currently preparing a manuscript on oil and grand strategy for publication.
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