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Maximilian Hoell

Postdoctoral research fellow at the Center for Global Security Research

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Dr Maximilian Hoell is a postdoctoral research fellow at the Center for Global Security Research at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory. His current research includes the nuclear diplomacy of the P5 states and the wider WMD non-proliferation regimes, the US policy of extended deterrence in the Euro-Atlantic and Indo-Pacific regions, as well as emerging technologies and their impact on nuclear matters.

Hoell was previously a senior policy fellow at the European Leadership Network, an assistant professor of politics and international relations at Northeastern University London and a lecturer and undergraduate programmes director at Université Paris Dauphine – PSL, London campus. He holds a PhD from University College London, an MSc from the London School of Economics, a postgraduate diploma from the University of Montpellier, and a BA from the University of Oxford.

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Why and how the NPT must prepare for an arms control interregnum in the post-New START era

The defining challenge of the arms control interregnum is to ensure the NPT survives Russian brinkmanship and Chinese ambivalence, writes Maximilian Hoell. He argues that supporters of the NPT must face a simple choice: join forces to uphold the treaty to the extent possible and prevent its erosion or risk the treaty’s collapse. He argues that Western leadership is essential for safeguarding the NPT in the new security environment.

8 February 2024 | Maximilian Hoell