Tong Zhao was previously a Stanton Nuclear Security Fellow with the Managing the Atom Project and the International Security Program at the Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs at Harvard University. He has held a number of other positions, including as a nonresident WSD-Handa Fellow at Pacific Forum CSIS and working for the Office of Foreign Affairs of the People’s Government of Beijing Municipality. He is also an Associate Editor of the journal Science & Global Security, and a member of the International Panel on Fissile Materials (IPFM). He holds a PhD in science, technology, and international affairs from Georgia Institute of Technology, and received a B.S. in physics and an MA in international relations from Tsinghua University.
Nuclear weapons policy, deterrence, arms control, non-proliferation, missile defense, hypersonic weapons, regional nuclear crises
Trilateral Arms Control Perspectives from Washington, Moscow, and Beijing, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, March 19, 2020
Nuclear Powers Must Lead on Arms Control, Carnegie-Tsinghua Center for Global Policy, March 11, 2020
China’s Dilemmas over Stalled North Korean Denuclearization Talks, Carnegie-Tsinghua Center for Global Policy, February 21, 2020
Opportunities for Nuclear Arms Control Engagement with China, Carnegie-Tsinghua Center for Global Policy, January 27, 2020
China in a World with No U.S.-Russia Treaty-Based Arms Control, Carnegie-Tsinghua Center for Global Policy, April 1, 2019