Moira Fagan

Moira Fagan is a Joseph S. Nye, Jr. Research Intern for the Military, Veterans, and Society Program at the Center for a New American Security (CNAS). At CNAS, Ms. Fagan focuses on  issues facing America’s service members, veterans, and military families, the future of the All-Volunteer Force, trends within the veteran community, and civil-military relations. Before joining CNAS, Ms. Fagan was a Research Assistant at American University, where she worked to build a dataset that will be used to test clarity of responsibility in voting decisions.  She also served as a Language Assistant in the Teaching Assistant Program in France (TAPIF), living and working in northern France.  She previously interned in the office of Congressman Adam Smith.

The Coast Guard offers an established example of what mixed-gender combat units are just beginning to look like.