Amy J. Nelson

Amy J. Nelson, PhD, is a fellow at the Center for the Study of Weapons of Mass Destruction at National Defense University and a research fellow at the Center for International and Security Studies at the University of Maryland. She was a previously a Robert Bosch Fellow in residence at the German Council on Foreign Relations in Berlin, a Stanton Nuclear Security Fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations, and a policy analyst at the US Department of State. She holds an AB with Honors in Philosophy from Stanford University, an MA in French Intellectual History from Columbia University, and an MA and PhD in Political Science from the University of California, Berkeley.