Nicholas L. Miller

Dartmouth College

Nicholas L. Miller is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Government at Dartmouth College. His research interests include nuclear proliferation and international security. His book, Stopping the Bomb: The Sources and Effectiveness of U.S. Nonproliferation Policy,  was published by Cornell University Press in 2018. The dissertation on which the book is based received the 2015 Helen Dwight Reid Award, awarded by the American Political Science Association for the best dissertation in international relations, law, and politics. It also won the 2015 Kenneth N. Waltz Prize, awarded for the best dissertation in the field of international security and arms control.

Miller's research has been published in the American Political Science Review, International Organization, International Security, the Journal of Conflict Resolution, and Security Studies. Some of his other work has been published at the Washington Post/Monkey Cage, Lawfare, The National Interest, Politico, War on the Rocks, and on He received his PhD in Political Science from MIT and is a research affiliate at the MIT Security Studies Program. 

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