Jeffrey Lewis is executive director of the Managing the Atom Project at the Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs at Harvard University's John F. Kennedy School of Government. He is the author of the forthcoming book, The Minimum Means of Reprisal: China's Search for Security in the Nuclear Age (MIT Press, 2006). Dr. Lewis is also member of the Editorial Advisory Board of the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists.
Dr. Lewis received his PhD in Policy Studies (International Security and Economic Policy) from the University of Maryland and his BA in Philosophy and Political Science from AugustanaCollege in Rock Island, IL.
Nonproliferation and nuclear standoffs ASK THIS | February 13, 2006 The Nuclear Nonproliferation Treaty dates back to the 1960s. Expert Jeffrey Lewis reminds us that, among other things, a key part of the agreement was for countries with nuclear weapons to pursue negotiations leading to nuclear disarmament. A lot has changed since then.