Adam Mount is a Senior Fellow at American Progress. Previously, he was a Stanton nuclear security fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations. Before that, he worked on nuclear elimination contingencies at the RAND Corporation. Mount’s writing has been published by Foreign Affairs, Survival, The National Interest, The Diplomat, Democracy, and other outlets. He is also a columnist at the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists, where he writes on nuclear strategy and force structure. He holds a Ph.D. in government from Georgetown University.