David Wright

David Wright

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Co-Director, Global Security Program, Union of Concerned Scientists

Dr. David Wright is the co-director of the Union of Concerned Scientist's Global Security Program.  He is a nationally known expert on the technical aspects of nuclear weapons policy, missile defense systems, missile proliferation, and space weapons. For the past 27 years, Wright has been a primary organizer of the International Summer Symposiums on Science and World Affairs, which fosters cooperation among scientists around the world working on arms control and security issues.

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Briefs & Analysis

The Role of Arms Control

Hypersonic weapons will be capable of carrying nuclear warheads, yet so far there is little discussion on the role of arms control. The Cipher Brief […] More