Dr. Daniel A. Pinkston | Lecturer in International Relations
Expertise: North Korean politics, NK security, NK WMD, NK ballistic missile program, North Korean cyber-security, South Korean politics, SK security, South Korean space program, U.S. Forces Korea, U.S.-SK alliance, inter-Korean relations, North East Asian security, East Asian security, WMD proliferation, nuclear proliferation, and ballistic missiles.
Dr. Daniel A. Pinkston is a lecturer in international relations with Troy University. Previously he was the Northeast Asia Deputy Project Director for the International Crisis Group in Seoul, and the director of the East Asia Nonproliferation Program at the James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies. Pinkston received his Ph.D. in international affairs from the University of California, San Diego, and he has a M.A. in Korean studies from Yonsei University. He is the author of The North Korean Ballistic Missile Program, and has published several scholarly articles and book chapters on Korean security affairs. He also served as a Korean linguist in the U.S. Air Force.