Assistant Professor, Army Cyber Institute at West Point; Senior Director and Lead, Task Force One, Cyberspace Solarium Commission
Dr. Erica D. Borghard is an Assistant Professor in the Army Cyber Institute at the United States Military Academy at West Point. She is also currently serving as the Senior Director and Lead, Task Force Once, for the Cyberspace Solarium Commission. Her research at West Point focuses on cyber strategy, policy, and operations, and she has published in numerous peer-review academic journals, policy fora, and media and think tank outlets. Prior to her position at ACI, Erica was a Council on Foreign Relations International Affairs Fellow, spending the 2017-2018 academic year on the Global Cyber Partnerships and Government Strategy team at JPMorgan Chase and at the Cyber National Mission Force at U.S. Cyber Command. From 2014-2017, Erica served as an Assistant Professor and Executive Director of the Rupert H. Johnson Grand Strategy Program in the Department of Social Sciences at West Point. Erica received her Ph.D. in Political Science in 2014 from Columbia University. Erica is a term member of the Council on Foreign Relations, a Research Fellow at the Saltzman Institute of War and Peace Studies at Columbia University, and coaches West Point’s Cyber Policy Team.