Researcher & Writer
Robert Stewart is a researcher, writer, and talented linguist with an academic background in cultural studies and Persian and Germanic languages. He completed his bachelor’s degree in German cultural studies and his master’s degree in Persian Language at the University of Maryland. Mr. Stewart has spent approximately three years living in Central Asia, studying in Tajikistan and working in support of two NATO missions in Afghanistan. As a researcher at the RAND Corporation, he participated in and conducted hundreds of interviews in support of qualitative method based research. He has further co-authored several policy monographs on a wide range of topics including Iran’s foreign and national security policy.