Catherine Harris is the Russia Team Lead and a Hertog War Studies Fellow at the Institute for the Study of War (ISW). Her work focuses on the Kremlin's global objectives, military capabilities, and ongoing campaigns. She co-authored a study of the Russian military's ground forces (Russia's Military Posture: Ground Forces Order of Battle) in March 2018. She is the lead analyst on ISW's "Russia in Review" intelligence summary project. Catherine earned a B.A. in International Relations and Global Studies from the University of Texas at Austin where she also studied the Russian language.