Peter Griffith, a conflict analytics and data science SME with over a decade of experience gained through a series of progressively responsible roles, has taken on a new challenge as Deputy Director, Office of Advanced Analytics, Bureau of Conflict Stabilization Operations at the U.S. Department of State.
Peter brings expertise in quantitative analysis of international relations and conflict by employing a variety of methods including econometrics, social network analysis, game theory, and agent-based modeling.
In this new role Peter will lead expert quantitative and qualitative conflict analysts in the Department of State’s Bureau of Conflict and Stabilization Operations’ Office of Advanced Analytics and be responsible for the administrative functions of the office including HR, contracting, budgets, and personnel management and maintain a portfolio of oversight and expert consultation on quantitative modeling projects.
Prior roles include:
- Foreign Affairs Officer – U.S. Department of State
- Lead Analyst – Analyticz