Amy Smithson

Amy Smithson
  • Senior Fellow
    James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies

PhD in Political Science, George Washington University. Formerly with: Center for Strategic and International Studies; Henry L. Stimson Center; Pacific-Sierra Research Corporation; Center for Naval Analyses. With James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies, specializes in field research on chemical and biological weapons proliferation, threat reduction mechanisms, defence and homeland security. Author of numerous articles and studies, including Germ Gambits: The Bioweapons Dilemma, Iraq and Beyond (2011). Expertise: chemical and biological weapons proliferation, threat reduction mechanisms, civilian and military defence against unconventional weapons.