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Windows of Volatility?: Unpacking the Relationship Between Nuclear Proliferation and Time  
CISAC Social Science Seminar

Date and Time
January 17, 2013
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Availability
Open to the public
No RSVP required


Speakers
Vipin Narang - Stanton Nuclear Security Jr. Faculty Fellow at CISAC
Scott D. Sagan (commentator) - Senior Fellow at CISAC

Vipin Narang is an Assistant Professor of Political Science at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He is a Visiting Assistant Professor and Stanton Nuclear Security Junior Faculty Fellow at CISAC for 2012-2013.

From 2010-2012, he was an Assistant Professor of Political Science at MIT and member of MIT’s Security Studies Program. He received his Ph.D. from the Department of Government, Harvard University in May 2010. His research systematically explores the effect of nuclear postures in deterring conflict and develops a theory for their origins in regional nuclear powers. It was awarded Harvard’s Edward M. Chase prize.

Vipin holds a B.S. and M.S. in chemical engineering from Stanford University and an M. Phil with Distinction in international relations from Balliol College, Oxford University, where he studied on a Marshall Scholarship. He has been a fellow at the Olin Institute for Strategic Studies, Harvard University and a predoctoral fellow at the Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, Harvard University.

His research interests include nuclear proliferation, South Asian security, and general security studies. Vipin's work has been published in several journals including International Security, the Journal of Conflict Resolution, and International Organization.

Location
Reuben W. Hills Conference Room
Encina Hall
616 Serra St., 2nd floor
Stanford University
Stanford, CA 94305
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FSI Contact
Alison Epstein