- Organization: Institute for the Study of War
- Title: Senior Research Analyst and Team Lead, Afghanistan/Pakistan
Jeffrey Dressler is a Senior Research Analyst and leads the Afghanistan and Pakistan team at the Institute for the Study of War. He has published numerous reports, including: The Haqqani Network: A Strategic Threat (March 2012), Counterinsurgency in Helmand: Progress and Remaining Challenges (January 2011), and The Haqqani Network: From Pakistan to Afghanistan (October 2010). Dressler was invited to Afghanistan in July 2010 to join a team conducting research for General David Petraeus following his assumption of command and has returned several times since. Dressler is regularly quoted in The New York Times and The Wall Street Journal and has appeared on Fox News, CNN, and MSNBC.