Henry D. Sokolski

Executive Director, Nonproliferation Policy Education Center; Former Deputy for Nonproliferation Policy, Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Policy


Professional Experience

  • Member, Commission on the Prevention of Weapons of Mass Destruction Proliferation and Terrorism (2008) 
  • Member, U.S. Commission to Assess the Organization of the Federal Government to Combat the Proliferation of Weapons of Mass Destruction (1999)
  • Member, Senior Advisory Panel, Central Intelligence Agency
  • Deputy for Nonproliferation Policy, Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Policy (1989-1993)
  • Chairman of the Department of Defense’s Proliferation Countermeasures Working Group

Professor Sokolski is the author of Best of Intentions: America’s Campaign Against Strategic Weapons Proliferation,1945-2000.


Education

  • B.A., 1972, Pomona College
  • M.A., 1980, University of Chicago
Contact: HSokolski@iwp.edu
 


Courses

  US Nonproliferation and Nuclear Policy

Publications

  Prof. Henry Sokolski discusses U.S.-Vietnam nuclear deal
  Prof. Sokolski in WSJ: India Unmasks America's Nuclear Liabilities
  Prof. Sokolski writes about "America's Nuclear Vietnam" in National Review Online
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Books

  Moving Beyond Pretense: Nuclear Power and Nonproliferation
  Nuclear Weapons Materials Gone Missing: What Does History Teach?
  The Next Arms Race
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