Dylan Maxik is a Research Assistant at the Partnership for Global Security, focusing on nuclear security, weapons proliferation, and geopolitics. He is currently a pursuing a dual BA/MA degree in the School of International Service at American University. His master’s degree is in United States Foreign Policy and National Security with a concentration in WMD and Power Projection. His academic interests are in global and regional spheres of CBRN-E proliferation, more specifically in South and East Asia. Outside of academics, Dylan is involved as a competitive delegate on American University’s Model United Nations Team.