Dr. Gaurav Kampani is a nonresident fellow at the Atlantic Council’s South Asia Center.
He is an assistant professor of political science at the University of Tulsa. From 2013 to 2014, he was a postdoctoral transatlantic fellow in international relations and security at the Norwegian Institute of Defense Studies in Oslo. Between 1998 and 2005, Dr. Kampani was a senior research associate at the James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies in Monterey, CA. From 2010 to 2011, he was a Staton nuclear security fellow at Stanford University’s Center for International Security and Cooperation. Dr. Kampani’s research interests cover international security and focus on the relationship between domestic institutions and strategic policy, military strategy, operations planning, and weapons development. Dr. Kampani’s teaching spans world politics, the global commons, US foreign and national security policy, and South Asia.