Karim is a program analyst with the Carnegie Corporation of New York’s International Peace and Security program where he focuses on strengthening nuclear security. Previously, he served as program associate at the Conflict Prevention and Peace Forum of the Social Science Research Council and as external relations consultant at the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organization. He currently sits on the steering committee of the Middle East Next Generation of Arms Control Specialists Network. Kamel holds an MA in nonproliferation and terrorism studies from the Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey and a BA from San Jose State University.