Karen J. Greenberg

Karen J. Greenberg founded the Center on National Security at Fordham University School of Law in September 2011, and currently serves as its director. The Center conducts research and policy work on issues ranging from terrorism to cutting-edge issues of national and global security, including cybersecurity.

She is a noted expert on national security, terrorism, and civil liberties. Greenberg is the author or editor of six books. Her latest book, Rogue Justice: The Making of the Security State (2016), which explores the War on Terror's impact on justice and law in America, was published in May 2016.  She is the author of The Least Worst Place: Guantanamo’s First 100 Days, which was selected as one of the best books of 2009 by The Washington Post. She is co-editor with Joshua L. Dratel of The Enemy Combatant Papers: American Justice, the Courts, and the War on Terror (2008) and The Torture Papers: The Road to Abu Ghraib (2005); editor of the books The Torture Debate in America (2006) and Al Qaeda Now (2005); and editor of the Terrorist Trial Report Card, 2001 – 2011.

Her work has been featured in The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Los Angeles Times, The San Francisco Chronicle, The Nation, The National Interest, and on major news channels. Additionally, Greenberg oversees both The Soufan Group Morning Brief and The Stroz Friedberg Cyber Brief, which are email newsletters distributed to the Center's subscribers daily and weekly respectively. She is a permanent member of the Council on Foreign Relations.

Karen J. Greenberg founded the Center on National Security at Fordham University School of Law in September 2011, and currently serves as its director. The Center conducts research and policy work on issues ranging from terrorism to cutting-edge issues of national and global security, including cybersecurity.

She is a noted expert on national security, terrorism, and civil liberties. Greenberg is the author or editor of six books. Her latest book, Rogue Justice: The Making of the Security State (2016), which explores the War on Terror's impact on justice and law in America, was published in May 2016.  She is the author of The Least Worst Place: Guantanamo’s First 100 Days, which was selected as one of the best books of 2009 by The Washington Post. She is co-editor with Joshua L. Dratel of The Enemy Combatant Papers: American Justice, the Courts, and the War on Terror (2008) and The Torture Papers: The Road to Abu Ghraib (2005); editor of the books The Torture Debate in America (2006) and Al Qaeda Now (2005); and editor of the Terrorist Trial Report Card, 2001 – 2011.

Her work has been featured in The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Los Angeles Times, The San Francisco Chronicle, The Nation, The National Interest, and on major news channels. Additionally, Greenberg oversees both The Soufan Group Morning Brief and The Stroz Friedberg Cyber Brief, which are email newsletters distributed to the Center's subscribers daily and weekly respectively. She is a permanent member of the Council on Foreign Relations.