Jakub J. Grygiel is a Senior Fellow in Residence at the Center for European Policy Analysis where he chairs the Strategy and Statecraft Program while advancing research on the future of security and geo-strategy in Central Europe. Grygiel has a distinguished career as a scholar, analyst and author. Prior to CEPA, he was the George H. W. Bush Associate Professor at the Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies. He has worked as a consultant for the OECD in Paris and the World Bank in Washington, and was an international security commentator for the Swiss newspaper Giornale del Popolo (Lugano, Ticino). Grygiel's forthcoming book on the challenges of barbarians will be published by Cambridge University Press. His latest book, “The Unquiet Frontier,” co-authored with A. Wess Mitchell, was published by Princeton University Press in 2016. His writings on international relations and security studies have appeared in The American Interest, Journal of Strategic Studies, Orbis, Commentary, Joint Forces Quarterly, Political Science Quarterly, as well as U.S., Swiss, Polish and Italian newspapers.