JaneVaynman photo 052016** I am currently on leave while serving as a Senior Advisor at the U.S. Department of State. **

Jane Vaynman is an Assistant Professor in Political Science at Temple University. Her research focuses on security cooperation between adversarial states, the design of arms control agreements, and the effects of technology on international institutions.

Previously, she was the Associate Director of the Institute for Security and Conflict Studies and Research Assistant Professor at the Elliott School of International Affairs, George Washington University. She was also Stanton Nuclear Security Fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations, and has held positions with the U.S. Department of State and the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace. She received her PhD in Government from Harvard University.