Rebecca Grant

Fox News Contributor

Rebecca Grant joined FOX News Media as a contributor in March 2022, providing analysis on Russia’s invasion of Ukraine and other national security and military topics. Read More

She is president of IRIS Independent Research, a small, woman-owned business specializing in defense and aerospace research and consulting for corporate and government clients.

Current research projects include stealth bomber operations, battlefield data fusion, drones and manned aircraft teaming, and analysis of threats from Russia and China.  Dr. Grant is also the author of major reports for the U.S. Air Force and U.S. Navy on air operations in Afghanistan and Iraq.  

Dr. Grant is a frequent guest speaker on airpower and technology at venues ranging from active-duty Air Force units to Wall Street investors.  She has lectured at the USAF’s Air University and for the air forces of Australia, the United Kingdom, Italy, the Netherlands, and Turkey. 

Her military books include The B-2 Goes to War,The First 600 Days, and Battle-Tested: Aircraft Carriers in Afghanistan and Iraq and over 100 articles for Air Force Magazine on air operations, technology trends, airpower history and great airmen.   

Dr. Grant graduated from Wellesley College and earned a PhD in International Relations from the London School of Economics. Her PhD work was on Eisenhower’s nuclear strategy.  She worked for RAND in Santa Monica, California and on the Headquarters Air Staff at the Pentagon.