Patrick J. Garrity

Research Scholar

Patrick J. Garrity is Founder and Executive Director of the Classics of Strategy and Diplomacy project. He has held teaching and research positions at the University of Virginia’s Miller Center; the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS); Johns Hopkins University’s School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS); the Catholic University of America and the Naval Postgraduate School. He has also served as a Technical Staff Member at the Los Alamos National Laboratory. Garrity holds a Ph.D. in Government from the Claremont Graduate University.

He is the coauthor of You Run the Show or the Show Runs You: Capturing Harold W. Rood’s Strategic Thought; In Search of Monsters to Destroy? American Foreign Policy, Revolution, and Regime Change, 1776-1900; and A Sacred Union of Citizens: George Washington’s Farewell Address and the American Character. He has published on American national security policy and historical topics in such journals as Survival, Washington Quarterly, The National Interest, Parameters, Comparative Strategy and Journal of Strategic Studies.