J Andres Gannon

J Andres Gannon

J Andres GannonJ Andres GannonJ Andres Gannon

Political Science Department

UC San Diego

About Me


J Andres Gannon is a PhD candidate in the Political Science department at UC San Diego and a researcher at the Center for Peace and Security Studies (cPASS).

He studies international security and is specifically interested in evolutions in the conduct of international conflict in the 21st century. His current work focuses on military force structure, the consequences of adopting new technologies of warfare, and international crises signaling.

Research Interests



International security, technology of war, military strategy and operations, political economy of national defense, international cooperation and alliances, US and comparative foreign policy



University of California, San Diego

PhD, Political Science (in progress)

MA, Political Science (2017)

University of California, Berkeley

BA, Political Science (2012)