Graham Plaster is a Foreign Area Officer working with UN Peacekeeping in
Israel, Iraq and Egypt. Previously he served as Assistant Dean of
Students at the Naval War College where he oversaw efforts to utilize
social media for student collaboration. His academic work has focused
on the effects of social media on democratization in Iran and the Middle
East. He is the webmaster for the Foreign Area Officer Association
(FAOA.org) and is currently writing a book on social media in Iran.
Graham lives in Annapolis, MD with his wife and their four children. All
views expressed at BigThink.com are his own and not representative of
official policies or stances of the US Navy or United Nations.
Mr. Plaster is a Big Think Delphi Fellow