Jesse is an assistant professor in the Department of International Affairs at the Bush School of Government and Public Service at Texas A&M University. He holds a PhD in technology, management, and policy from the Engineering Systems Division at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). Additionally, he holds a master’s degree in technology and policy from MIT, masters’ degrees in criminal justice and computer science from Michigan State University, and a bachelor’s degree in computer science from Clemson University. Jesse focuses on understanding the transnational, non-state institutions and governance mechanisms shaping the management of resources critical to Internet operations vis a vis conventional domestic and interstate governance mechanisms. Before arriving at the Bush School, Jesse was a Cybersecurity Fellow at the Center for International Security and Cooperation at Stanford University. He also worked as a research assistant in the Advanced Network Architecture group in the Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL) at MIT.