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Dr Wilfred Wan

POSITION AT SIPRI
Programme Director

Dr Wilfred Wan

Dr Wilfred Wan

Dr Wilfred Wan joined SIPRI in 2022 as the Director of SIPRI’s Weapons of Mass Destruction Programme. His recent research focuses on nuclear weapon risk reduction, nuclear disarmament verification, and other issues related to arms control and disarmament.

Previously he has worked at the United Nations Institute for Disarmament Research (Geneva, Switzerland), the United Nations University Centre for Policy Research (Tokyo, Japan), Hitotsubashi University (Tokyo, Japan), and Harvard Kennedy School’s Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs (Boston, USA).

Subject expertise

Nuclear risk reduction, multilateral nuclear arms control, non-proliferation and disarmament

Languages
English
Education

PhD, Political Science, University of California, Irvine

External publications