Dr Kori Schake is Distinguished Research Fellow at the Hoover Institution. She is the editor, with Jim Mattis, of the book Warriors and Citizens: American Views of Our Military. She teaches Thinking About War at Stanford, is a contributing editor at The Atlantic, and also writes for War on the Rocks and Foreign Policy. She has served in various policy roles including at the White House for the National Security Council, at the Department of Defense for the Office of the Secretary and Joint Chiefs of Staff, and at the State Department for the Policy Planning Staff. During the 2008 presidential election, she was Senior Policy Advisor on the McCain–Palin campaign. She has been profiled in publications ranging from national news to popular culture including the Los Angeles Times, Politico and Vogue. Her history of the Anglo-American hegemonic transition is forthcoming.