Andrea Berger is a Research Fellow in Nuclear Analysis Programme at the Royal United Services Institute for Defence and Security Studies (RUSI) in London. She is also the Deputy Director for the UK Project on Nuclear Issues. She is responsible for supporting activities on issues relating to arms control, non-proliferation, and disarmament. In addition to her work at RUSI, Andrea is a member of the 2012 Nuclear Scholars Initiative at the Center for Strategic and International Studies in Washington, DC. Ms. Berger has previously worked in non-proliferation research and analysis at the International Centre for Security Analysis, based at King’s College London.
Ms. Berger has also worked for the Government of Canada in a number of analytical capacities, namely in the Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade, and the Embassy of Canada to Germany. Andrea completed an MA in International Peace and Security from the Department of War Studies at King’s College London, where her dissertation work focused on the command and control of British nuclear weapons. She also holds a BA in Political Science from Carleton University in Ottawa, as well as a certificate in Nuclear Safeguards and Non-Proliferation from the European Safeguards Research and Development Association.