Philipp Bleek is a Fellow at CNS and an Assistant Professor in the Graduate School of International Policy and Management.
During the 2012-13 academic year, he will take a faculty leave to serve as Senior Advisor to the Assistant Secretary of Defense for Nuclear, Chemical, and Biological Defense Programs under a Council on Foreign Relations International Affairs Fellowship in Nuclear Security.
He served on President Obama's nonproliferation policy advisory team during the 2008 campaign. He has been a Visiting Fellow at the Center for Strategic and International Studies and a Non-Resident Fellow at the Center for a New American Security, where he worked with former Secretary of the Navy Richard Danzig on bioterrorism policy. He has also been a Visiting Fellow at the Global Public Policy Institute and a Visiting Scholar at the John-F.-Kennedy-Institut of the Freie Universität, both in Berlin.
He taught an undergraduate seminar at Georgetown and has also been an instructor in the Department of Defense Senior Leader Development Program for rising mid-career civilians. He first worked on weapons of mass destruction issues as a Herbert Scoville Jr. Peace Fellow, hosted by the Federation of American Scientists and the Arms Control Association.
He holds a Ph.D. in international relations from the Government Department at Georgetown University, a master in public policy from the Harvard Kennedy School, and a bachelor's degree from Princeton University's Woodrow Wilson School. He is a Fellow of the Truman National Security Project and a member of the International Institute for Strategic Studies.
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