Dr. Ellen Haring is a senior fellow with Women in International Security where she directs the Combat Integration Initiative. Her research and work focus on women and gender in the military. Haring is a West Point graduate, a retired Army colonel, and an Adjunct Associate Professor at Georgetown University where she teaches courses on Human Security and Women, Peace, and Security. She holds a Ph.D. in Conflict Analysis and Resolution from George Mason University. Haring has been a guest speaker on foreign and domestic news shows including: BBC Radio, CNN, PBS News Hour, National Public Radio, and Voice of America. She guest lectures at universities and colleges and has been invited to address members of Congress.