Program Manager, Civil-Military Relations (Latin America, Intelligence & Democracy)Florina Cristiana (Cris) Matei joined CCMR in 2003, and is now a Program Manager for the Civil-Military Relations Program, specializing in Latin America and Intelligence & Democracy. Dr. Matei has researched, published, and lectured on a wide range of issues concerning civil-military relations, democratization, Security Sector Reform (SSR), intelligence, countering/combating terrorism, organized crime, and street gangs, for CCMR’s resident and non-resident programs, NPS/NSA graduate courses, as well as international conferences. Dr. Matei has also reviewed potential articles for and has been on the editorial board of academic journals, including the International Journal of Intelligence & Counterintelligence. Dr. Matei is currently serving as the Co-chair of the International Studies Association (ISA) section on intelligence.
- The Routledge Handbook of Civil-Military Relations This new Handbook offers a wide-ranging, internationally focused overview of the field of civil–military relations.
Matei, Florina Cristiana & Andrés de Castro García (Feb. 2017), “Chilean Intelligence after Pinochet: Painstaking Reform of an Inauspicious Legacy,” International Journal of Intelligence and Counterintelligence, 30:2, pp. 340-367.
Bruneau, Thomas; Matei, Florina Cristiana; Mayfield, Tyrell; McCaskey, Kevin & Weece, Jason (2013), "Civil-military relations in Muslim countries. The cases of Egypt, Pakistan, and Turkey," Journal of Defense Resources Management, 4:2 (7), http://hdl.handle.net/10945/37500.
Matei, Florina Cristiana (2011), "Developing Effective Armed Forces in the Twenty First Century Case Studies of New Democracies," Journal of Defense Resources Management, 2:1, pp. 21-38, http://calhoun.nps.edu/bitstream/handle/10945/37825/03_matei_2011-04.pdf?sequence=1.
Matei, Florina Cristiana & Bruneau, Thomas C. (Mar. 2010), “Intelligence in the Developing Democracies: The 'Quest' for Transparency and Effectiveness,” chapter in Oxford Handbook for Intelligence, Johnson, Loch K (ed.), Oxford University Press.