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Professor

Jeffrey Knopf
Office
McGowan Building MG200C
Tel
(831) 647-7174
Email
jknopf@miis.edu

I have published research on U.S.-Soviet nuclear arms control, the consequences of nuclear proliferation, the denuclearization process in Argentina and Brazil, and strategies for countering WMD proliferation such as deterrence and assurance. I have also done work on strategies for combating terrorism. In addition to my academic experience, I have worked at several NGOs concerned with U.S. defense and nuclear weapons policies. This includes a previous stint at MIIS at the Center for Nonproliferation Studies, during which time I served as Editor of The Nonproliferation Review.

Areas of Interest

  • Nuclear Arms Control and Nonproliferation
  • Utility of Deterrence, Assurance, and other Strategies for Dealing with WMD and Terrorism
  • International Cooperation
  • Public Opinion and Foreign Policy