Parker is a research scientist at InterCEP. He is developing Metro-Ops and organizes the center's live web forums. Parker graduated from the University of St. Andrews with a Master of Arts in International Relations in 2013. He has professional experience at home and abroad – as an associate at the White House, a legislative intern at the US Senate, an English teacher at Beijing-based Shunyi No. 3 School, and as a research scientist at InterCEP. Mr. Coyne’s interests include foreign policy, terrorism studies, environmental and international security. Parker lives in Brooklyn, New York and is pursuing a certificate in Chinese at NYU.