Kate Hammerberg
Associate Research Analyst


Kate Hammerberg is an expert in terrorism, radicalization, and behavioral analysis. Her recent research has included projects related to information warfare, special operations, and terrorism.

Prior to joining CNA, Hammerberg worked in research and policy for the RAND Corporation, the Gabonese government, the U.S. Department of State, and the U.S. Navy.

Hammerberg has a background in political science, political psychology, and survey research methodology. She holds an M.A. from the George Washington University, where she was one of the Elliott School's funded field research fellows, an Elliott School Merit Fellow, and a recipient of President Barack Obama's National Public Service Award.


February 13, 2018

In a new report, CNA analysts have undertaken an effort to map the Russian media environment and examine Russian decision-making as it relates to the media through a series of scenarios that range from crisis to steady state. Read more.