Speaker - Matthew Bunn

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Matthew Bunn is the Senior Research Associate in the Project on Managing the Atom in the Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs at Harvard University's John F. Kennedy School of Government. His current research interests include nuclear theft and terrorism; nuclear proliferation and measures to control it; and the future of nuclear energy and its fuel cycle. Before joining the Kennedy School in January 1997, he served for three years as an adviser to the Office of Science and Technology Policy, where he played a major role in U.S. policies related to the control and disposition of weapons-usable nuclear materials in the United States and the former Soviet Union and directed a secret study for President Clinton on security for nuclear materials in Russia. Previously, Bunn was at the National Academy of Sciences, where he directed the two-volume study Management and Disposition of Excess Weapons Plutonium. He is the winner of the American Physical Society’s Joseph A. Burton Forum Award for "outstanding contributions in helping to formulate policies to decrease the risks of theft of nuclear weapons and nuclear materials" and is an elected Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science. He is a member of the Boards of Directors of the Arms Control Association and the Partnership for Global Security and serves on the Committee on the Internationalization of the Nuclear Fuel Cycle—a joint committee of the U.S. National Academy of Sciences and the Russian Academy of Sciences.

3 Programs

The Future of Global Nuclear Security Policy Summit

03.12.14 | 01:36:31 min | 0 comments

Controls on Nuclear Weapons and Fuel: Part 2

10.24.07 | 01:01:34 min | 0 comments

Controls on Nuclear Weapons and Fuel: Part 1

10.24.07 | 01:47:33 min | 0 comments