DSS @ MSU

 

:: KERRY M. KARTCHNER, Faculty, DSS 704, DSS 719 ::

Professional Experience
Defense Threat Reduction Agency, Senior Foreign Policy Advisor, Office of Strategic Research and Dialogues, Strategy and Plans Directorate...................................................... October 2010-Present

  • Current duties include planning and outreach initiatives on issues related to deterrence, cyber security, and weapons of mass destruction

U.S. Department of State

  • Acting Director of the Office of Strategic Planning and Outreach in the Bureau of International Security and Nonproliferation
  • ISN Bureau Public Diplomacy Officer
  • Senior Advisor for Missile Defense Policy in the Bureau of Arms Control

Faculty................................................................2007-Present

  • DSS 704, DSS 719:  Strategic Culture, Strategy and U.S. Defense Policy, Arms Control in Theory and Practice, Nuclear Weapons and Foreign Policy

Recent Publications

  • Johnson, Jeannie L., Kerry M. Kartchner, and Jeffrey A. Larsen, eds. Strategic Culture and Weapons of Mass Destruction: Culturally Based Insights into Comparative National Security Policymaking. London: Palgrave Macmillan, 2009.
  • “Emerging Missile Challenges and Improving Active Defenses,” with Jeffrey A. Larsen, in Barry R. Schneider, and Jim A. Davis, eds. Avoiding the Abyss: Progress, Shortfalls, and the Way Ahead in Combating the WMD Threat. Westport: Praeger Security International, 2006, pp 127-55.
  • Contributing Editor, Weapons of Mass Destruction: An Encyclopedia of Worldwide Policy, Technology, and History. 2 vols. Santa Barbara: ABC-CLIO, 2004, Jeffrey A. Larsen, managing editor.

Education
Ph.D., International Relations, University of Southern California, 1987
M.A., International Relations, University of Southern California, 1984
B.A., International Relations, Brigham Young University, 1981

 

 

 

 

 

 



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