Duyeon Kim is a Visiting Senior Research Fellow at the Korean Peninsula Future Forum, a non-partisan think tank in Seoul founded and run by former South Korean National Security Advisor Chun Yung-woo. Kim specializes in East Asian geopolitics, the two Koreas, nuclear nonproliferation, arms control, and security. She often combines both her regional and functional expertise in her policy analysis and prescriptions. Kim is also a columnist for the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists. Kim was an Associate in the Nuclear Policy and Asia programs at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace and previously a Senior Fellow and Deputy Director of Non-Proliferation at the Center for Arms Control and Non-Proliferation in Washington, DC. Kim has written in leading publications including Foreign Affairs, Foreign Policy, and The National Interest. Her interviews have also appeared in leading media outlets including the New York Times, Washington Post, Bloomberg, Donga Ilbo, Japan Times, BBC, CNN, KBS, and CCTV. Kim is a member of the Council for Security Cooperation in the Asia Pacific (CSCAP) U.S. Committee, the Fissile Materials Working Group, the National Committee on North Korea, and the bilateral Korean-American Association. In her first career, Kim served as the Foreign Ministry Correspondent and Unification Ministry Correspondent for South Korea’s Arirang TV News covering the Six Party Talks, North Korea, South Korean foreign policy, inter-Korean relations, Northeast Asian relations, and U.S. foreign policy. Kim holds an M.S. in Foreign Service from the Georgetown University School of Foreign Service and a B.A. in English from Syracuse University. Kim is perfectly bilingual in English and Korean.



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