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Seth Krummrich

Seth Krummrich

Visiting Scholar, 2016-17
Encina Hall, C147
616 Serra Street
Stanford, CA 94305-6055

Research Interests

Cyber Operations, Democracy, Stability, Special Operations, the Middle East, Revolutions, Counterinsurgency, and US foreign policy


Seth Krummrich is an Army Special Forces Colonel and a Senior Military Fellow at Stanford University’s Center on Democracy, Development, and the Rule of Law. His research focuses on cyber enabled opportunities supporting unconventional warfare with the goal of promoting democracy and stability.  Seth assesses that the Cyber Domain is a critical partner to Special Forces Human Domain operations. The goal of his research is to combine these domains to deter or win in future complex conflicts.  Seth’s two decades of operational deployments include Europe, the Horn of Africa, the Middle East, and Central Asia including numerous combat tours in Iraq and Afghanistan. Working on the Joint Staff, he helped craft national level defense policy and has experience with Army Human Resource management.  Seth earned a Master’s degree in Defense Analysis from the Naval Postgraduate School and hold a B.A. from Tulane University in Latin American Studies.