About

Mr. Philip Baxter is a Senior Research Associate with the James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies and a PhD Candidate in International Affairs, Science, and Technology at the Georgia Institute of Technology. His dissertation examines how states organize resources for the purposes of developing the tacit knowledge necessary to produce nuclear weapons. More broadly, his research focuses on issues of strategic stability, deterrence, and nonproliferation. Previously, he served as a Nonproliferation Fellow with the National Nuclear Security Administration where he managed the implementation of threat reduction programs, and as a program analyst at the National Defense University where he developed course curriculum for the education of nonproliferation and nuclear security for international military officers. His research has appeared in Science & Diplomacy, Federation of American Scientists’ PIR, Arms Control Wonk, and Real Clear Defense.