Eric Sanderson is an undergraduate research intern at the Center for Global Security Research (CGSR) at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL). He majors in Global Affairs at Yale University and is also a member of the university’s Air Force ROTC, Energy Studies, and Russian programs.
His research at CGSR involves Eastern European security and development. Eric also supports research related to California energy policy with the Global Security E-Program at LLNL. As a Boren Scholar, Eric spent the previous year studying Political Science and Russian Literature at Daugavpils University in Latvia. Before that, he earned Yale’s Russian Scholar Laureate Award in 2017. Eric has two years remaining at Yale and plans to commission in the Air Force after graduation.