- First Name
- Last Name
- United States
- The University of Texas at El Paso
- Website URL
- intelligence, intelligence liaison, intelligence history, CIA Afghan Program, U.S.-Pakistan, terrorism, counterterrorism
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- About Me
Diana I. Bolsinger is Assistant Professor and former Director of the Intelligence and National Security Studies (INSS) graduate program at The University of Texas at El Paso. Her research examines how Washington’s clandestine security relationships historically have impacted U.S. policymaking. She also is an IC veteran who served in a variety of analytical and policy support positions in the US Intelligence and foreign policy communities, including assignments in South Asia, the Balkans, Northeast Asia, and Washington, DC.
- Recent Publications
Bolsinger, D. (2022). Not at Any Price: LBJ, Pakistan, and Bargaining in an Asymmetric Intelligence Relationship (Winter 2021/2022). Texas National Security Review.
Bolsinger, D. I. (2023). Deception and Manipulation in an Intelligence Liaison Relationship: US–Pakistani Negotiations and the 1980s Afghan Program. International Journal of Intelligence and CounterIntelligence, 1-22.
- Media Coverage
- Country Focus
- Expertise by Geography
- Asia, Middle East, United States
- Expertise by Chronology
- 7, 8, 9
- Expertise by Topic
- Diplomacy, Government