Welcome!

I am an Assistant Professor in the Department of National Security and Strategy at the U.S. Army War College.  I am also serving as a US-Korea NextGen Scholar as well as a Security and Statecraft Fellow at the Center for Strategic and International Studies, a Mansfield-Luce Asia Scholar, and an Adjunct Fellow at Pacific Forum. My research interests are all things nuclear, emerging technologies and international security, and security issues in East Asia. My work has appeared or is forthcoming in The Washington Quarterly, Global Governance, Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists, War on the Rocks, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, the National Bureau of Asian Research, Routledge, and The Diplomat, among others. I have been interviewed by Time magazine, Washington Post, Newsweek, Al-Jazeera, LA Times, and Voice of America, among others

I have served as a research fellow at Harvard’s Belfer Center, the Wilson Center, Pacific Forum, and the Stimson Center; as a Nuclear Scholar at the Center for Strategic and International Studies; as a Visiting Fellow at Seoul National University; and also as a South Korean diplomat.  I have taught at Harvard University, Boston College, and the University of Hong Kong.  I hold a PhD degree from the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University and a Master’s degree from Harvard University.

You can reach me at lamikim@mailbox.org.  My CV can be found here.