Staff

FAS staff and affiliates come from a variety of scientific and academic backgrounds. With professional experience in aeronautical engineering, biology, environmental science, government, physics, nuclear engineering, law, and political science, our experts work to provide technical and skilled analysis on a variety of catastrophic threats to security.

Steven Aftergood

Steven Aftergood

Director, Government Secrecy Project
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Amir Bagherpour

Amir Bagherpour

Adjunct Senior Fellow
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Christopher Bidwell

Christopher Bidwell

Senior Fellow for Nonproliferation Law and Policy
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Dan Correa

Dan Correa

Acting President of the Federation of American Scientists
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Eric Feigl-Ding

Eric Feigl-Ding

Adjunct Senior Fellow
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Kathryn Kohn

Kathryn Kohn

Marketing and Communications Manager
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Matt Korda

Matt Korda

Research Associate for the Nuclear Information Project
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Hans Kristensen

Hans Kristensen

Director, Nuclear Information Project
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Syra Madad

Syra Madad

Adjunct Senior Fellow
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Jenifer Mackby

Jenifer Mackby

Senior Fellow for International Security
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Erik Martin

Erik Martin

Impact Fellows Program Manager
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Lindsay Milliken

Lindsay Milliken

Policy Analyst for Science, Technology, & Innovation
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Adam Mount

Adam Mount

Senior Fellow & Director, Defense Posture Project
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Rujuta Pandit

Rujuta Pandit

Intern for the Day One Project
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Doug Rand

Doug Rand

Senior Fellow
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Will Rieck

Will Rieck

Project Associate for the Day One Project
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Loully Saney

Loully Saney

Chief of Staff for the Day One Project
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Faith Savaiano

Faith Savaiano

Project Manager for the Day One Project
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Joshua Schoop

Joshua Schoop

Deputy Director for the Day One Project
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Ishan Sharma

Ishan Sharma

Scoville Fellow
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Andrew Sosanya

Andrew Sosanya

Research & Policy Analyst for the Day One Project
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Natalie Ward

Natalie Ward

Project Associate for the Day One Project
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Tricia White

Tricia White

Intern for the Biological Weapons Convention Project
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