Perkovich George

Perkovich George

Vice President for Studies–Global Security and Economic Development and Director of the Non-proliferation Program at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace; Ph.D. (United States)

1990 - 2001 - Director of the Secure World Program at the W. Alton Jones Foundation, a $400 million philanthropic institution located in Charlottesville, Virginia. In 2001 - Deputy Director for Programs, W. Alton Jones Foundation. 1989 - 1990 - Speechwriter and foreign policy advisor to Senator Joe Biden.

Ph.D. in Foreign Affairs from the University of Virginia, a M.A. in Soviet Studies from Harvard University, and a B.A. in Politics from the University of California at Santa Cruz.

Personal research has been focused on nuclear strategy and non-proliferation, with a focus on South Asia and Iran, and on the problem of justice in the international political economy. Author of the award-winning book India's Nuclear Bomb and coauthor of a major Carnegie report, Universal Compliance: A Strategy for Nuclear Security, a blueprint for rethinking the international nuclear non-proliferation regime.