Brian Michael Jenkins en
Brian Michael Jenkins, born in 1942 in Chicago, is an expert on terrorism and transportation security. During his nearly four decades of analysis, Jenkins has advised governments, private corporations, the Catholic Church, the Church of England, and many other international organizations on terrorist threats. Jenkins joined the United States Army at 19. He served with the 7th Special Forces Group in the Dominican Republic and with the 5th Special Forces Group in Vietnam. He subsequently served as a civilian with the Long Range Planning Task Group advising General Creighton Abrams, commander of military operations in Vietnam. From 1989 to 1998 he was deputy chairman of security firm Kroll Associates. Jenkins is the author of many books, including Unconquerable Nation and Will Terrorists Go Nuclear?. Brian Jenkins currently serves as Senior Advisor to the President of the RAND Corporation and Director of the Mineta Transportation Institute's Transportation Security Center. He also served as a member of the White House Commission on Aviation Safety and Security, 1996–97 and as an advisor to the National Commission on Terrorism, 2000. He has served as an advisor to the U.S. [ - ]
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- Unconquerable Nation
- Countering Al Qaeda
- Will Terrorists Go Nuclear?
- The likelihood of nuclear terrorism
- The future course of international terrorism
- The possibility of Soviet-American cooperation against terrorism
- High technology terrorism and surrogate war
- The aftermath of the Achille Lauro
- Should corporations be prevented from paying ransom?
- Diplomats on the front line