Steven E. Miller
Harvard Kennedy School
Political scientist; International security scholar; Educator
Public Affairs, Business, and Administration
Public Affairs and Public Policy
Steven E. Miller is Director of the International Security Program at the Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs at the Harvard Kennedy School. He is Editor-in-Chief of the journal International Security and coeditor of the International Security Program’s book series, Belfer Center Studies in International Security. Previously, he was Senior Research Fellow at the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI) and taught Defense and Arms Control Studies at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He is editor or coeditor of more than two dozen books, including Going Nuclear: Nuclear Proliferation and International Security in the 21st Century (2010) and Contending with Terrorism: Roots, Strategies, and Responses (2010). He also edited two special issues of Dædalus “On the Global Nuclear Future” (with Scott D. Sagan, 2009–2010) and coauthored the monograph War with Iraq: Costs, Consequences, and Alternatives (2002). His publications also include Nuclear Collisions: Discord, Reform & the Nuclear Nonproliferation Regime (2012). He is Cochair of the U.S. Pugwash Committee and a member of the Council of International Pugwash. He was elected a Fellow of the Academy in 2006. He serves as a member of its Council, Cochair of its Committee on International Security Studies, and as Codirector of its Global Nuclear Future Initiative.