U.S. programs to limit post-Soviet proliferation hampered by multiple constraints.…
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PhD, political science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology; MA, University of Lancaster (UK); BS, Northeast Missouri State University; BA, Northeast Missouri State University
Dr. Weiner’s research focuses on security and the interface between institutional design, bureaucratic politics, and U.S. defense and foreign policy. Her current project looks at joint U.S.-Russian efforts to control the proliferation of weapons experts and materials from the former Soviet nuclear and biological weapons complexes. Other projects focus on Army modernization and weapons procurement for Iraq, defense organization and civil-military relations, and the role of scientific expertise in US foreign policy.