Professor Andrew Futter

UK PONI Advisory Board Member


Andrew is Professor of International Politics at the University of Leicester, and currently the PI on the European Research Council Third Nuclear Age project.

He has published widely on all aspects on nuclear politics, including the books: “The Politics of Nuclear Weapons”, “Hacking the Bomb”, “Threats to Euro-Atlantic Security”, “Ballistic Missile Defense and US National Security Policy”, “Reassessing the Revolution in Military Affairs”, “The United Kingdom and the Future of Nuclear Weapons” and “Emerging technologies and Euro-Atlantic Security”.

Andrew was previously a visiting fellow at the Centre for Arms Control and Nonproliferation in Washington D.C., the James Martin Center for Non-Proliferation Studies in Monterey California, and at the Norwegian Nobel Peace Institute in Oslo. Andrew has worked at the University of Leicester since January 2012. He received his PhD from the University of Birmingham in 2011.