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Post Fellowship Careers

Many former Scoville Fellows now hold prominent jobs in international peace and security, working with domestic and international NGOs, the Federal Government, academia, and media. Former fellows go on to attend graduate school in international relations and related disciplines. The following is a select list of current activities of former Scoville Fellows:

  • Action Officer in the Infrastructure Program Management Office at the National Nuclear Security Administration
  • Advocacy Advisor at Oxfam America
  • Art Simon International Policy Fellow, Bread for the World
  • Assistant Deputy Administrator for Global Material Security, U.S. Energy Department, National Nuclear Security Administration
  • Assistant Professor in the Department of African-American and African Studies and the Program in the Environment at the University of Michigan
  • Assistant Professor in the Department of Political Science at Oklahoma State University 
  • Assistant Professor of Political Science, University of Tulsa
  • Assistant Professor of Religion, Haverford College
  • Associate Director, International Justice Program, Human Rights Watch
  • Associate Director for Middle East and China at Edelman Global Advisory
  • Associate Professor of Forest Resource Management, University of British Columbia
  • Associate Professor, Graduate School of International Policy and Management at the Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey and Fellow at the James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies
  • Attorney-Adviser, Office of the Legal Adviser, Office of Nonproliferation and Arms Control, U.S. State Department
  • Bilingual Multimedia Journalist at Euronews+
  • Chief Executive Officer, Aetion
  • Chief Executive Officer, Education Quality Outcomes Standards
  • Chief Executive Officer, Greenworks Lending
  • Congressional Policy Associate, Research-to-Policy Collaboration
  • Consultant, Global Nuclear Policy Program, Nuclear Threat Initiative
  • Counsel, House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence at the U.S. House of Representatives.
  • Cyber Threat Intelligence analyst, Booz Allen Hamilton
  • Dean of the Graduate School and Vice Provost for Graduate Affairs, University of Colorado, Boulder
  • Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Threat Reduction and Arms Control
  • Deputy Chief of Party in Myanmar, Pact
  • Director for Nonproliferation Policy, Arms Control Association
  • Director of the Aspen Cybersecurity Group at the Aspen Institute
  • Director of Development for Foundations, Economic Studies, Brookings Institution
  • Director of Foreign Policy in Focus, at the Institute for Policy Studies
  • Director of Government Relations, University of Sydney
  • Director of Public Affairs, UN Departments of Peacekeeping Operations and Field Support
  • Director of Strategic & Partner Programs at MIT Solve
  • Director, Strategy, Doctrine, & Resources Program, RAND Arroyo Center at RAND Corporation
  • Doctoral researcher in the Department of Defence Studies at King’s College London
  • Engineering Systems Implementation & Integration Professional at Sandia National Laboratories
  • Equity & Social Justice Manager for the city of Madison, Wisconsin in the Department of Civil Rights
  • Executive Director, Arms Control Association
  • Executive Director, Cabot Family Charitable Trust
  • Executive Director, Economic Security Project
  • Executive Director, Elevate Children Funders Group
  • Executive Director, New Hampshire Civil Liberties Union
  • Executive Editor, Foreign Policy Research Institute
  • Fellow and Policy Analyst at the Federation of American Scientists
  • Foreign Affairs Officer, U.S. Department of State
  • Foreign Service Officer, U.S. Department of State
  • Founder and Director of ProFellow 
  • INSSP Officer (Asia-Pacific region), International Atomic Energy Agency
  • Intelligence analyst for BAE Systems
  • JD student, Columbia University Law School (2)
  • JD student, Harvard University Law School 
  • JD student, New York University School of Law
  • Legislative Director & Policy Director, Office of Massachusetts State Senator Joan Lovely
  • Managing Director at the Peace and Security Funders Group
  • MA student in Middle East Studies at Harvard University 
  • Masters student in the  Technology and Public Policy Program at MIT
  • Member of the Parliament of Georgia and Deputy Chair of the Foreign Relations Committee
  • MSc student, Oxford Internet Institute
  • MSc student, Refugee and Forced Migration Studies at the University of Oxford
  • Multimedia Producer in the iDeas Lab at CSIS
  • Nuclear Policy Program Associate at the Stanley Center for Peace and Security
  • Operations Coordinator at About Face: Veterans Against the War
  • PhD student in the Department of Climate and Space Sciences and Engineering, University of Michigan 
  • PhD student, Department of Government, Harvard University
  • PhD student in International Affairs at Johns Hopkins SAIS
  • PhD student in the Nuclear Engineering department at the University of California, Berkeley
  • PhD student in Political Science, Duke University
  • PhD student in Political Science, George Washington University
  • PhD student at the School for Conflict Analysis and Resolution, George Mason University
  • Policy Associate at Peace Direct
  • Political/Economic Chief at the U.S. Embassy in Banjul, The Gambia
  • Postdoctoral Researcher at the Economics Faculty of the University of Cambridge.
  • President and CEO, Roosevelt Institute
  • Principal Director for Countering Weapons of Mass Destruction in the Office of the Secretary of Defense
  • Professor, Department of Political Science, California State University, Sacramento
  • Professor Emeritus of Environment and Energy, Faculty of Policy Informatics, Chiba University of Commerce
  • Program Analyst at the State Department
  • Program Associate with myAgro in Senegal
  • Program Director of STAND: The Student-Led Movement to End Mass Atrocities
  • Program Manager for the U.S. Program at the Center for Civilians in Conflict
  • Program Officer, Global Nuclear Policy, Nuclear Threat Initiative
  • Program Officer, Materials Risk Management, Nuclear Threat Initiative
  • Program Manager at Women of Color Advancing Peace & Security
  • Project Manager and Research Associate, Nonproliferation Educational Program, James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies in California
  • Regional Peace and Conflict Advisor with the UN World Food Programme
  • Research Analyst at Talus Analytics
  • Research Assistant at the Harvard Kennedy School’s Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs
  • Research Fellow at the Center for Strategic and Budgetary Assessments
  • Senior Adviser and South and Central Asia Team Chief, Bureau of International Security and Nonproliferation in the Office of Policy Coordination vice Office of Regional Affairs, U.S. Department of State
  • Senior Advisor, Tides Advocacy and Tides Foundation
  • Senior Associate, Consensus Building Institute
  • Senior Conflict Advisor, USAID
  • Senior Consultant, Booz Allen Hamilton, Global Security Team
  • Senior Engineer, U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of Industry and Security, Office of National Security and Technology
  • Senior Financial Officer in the investor relations team in the capital markets department of the World Bank Treasury 
  • Senior Learning Advisor/Applied Learning Team Lead, Bureau for Humanitarian Assistance, USAID
  • Senior Manager, Asia Region – Climate, N/WRM, and WASH, DAI
  • Senior Member of the Technical Staff for Cooperative Nuclear Counterproliferation, Center for Global Security and Cooperation, Sandia National Laboratories
  • Senior Policy Advisor at the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services’ Office of Refugee Resettlement 
  • Senior Researcher at the Center for Security Studies, ETH Zurich
  • Senior Researcher for Peace and Conflict at Mercy Corps
  • Speechwriter, Office of the Secretary of Defense
  • Team Chief of the Biosecurity Engagement Program, Office of Cooperative Threat reduction, U.S. State Department
  • Vice President and Director of the Conventional Defense Program, Stimson Center
  • Writer for The Upshot at The New York Times