Egle Murauskaite is a Nonresident Fellow with the ICONS Project at the University of Maryland, where she is responsible for designing and implementing crisis simulations, alongside academic research projects. She is an expert in international security issues and unconventional threats, particularly those related to CBRN weapons and materials. Presently based in Lithuania, she also covers a broad spectrum of regional security issues, including assessing NATO’s security assurances in the changing geopolitical context. Her analyses have been published in the Bulletin of Atomic Scientists, Arms Control Today, the Middle East Journal, Peace and Conflict Studies Journal, and Lithuanian Annual Strategic Review. Ms. Murauskaite has also developed courses, workshops, and other training curricula (online and in person) for professionals and academics, exploring different aspects of CRBN related threats.
- Institut d’Etudes Politiques de Paris (Sciences Po), France, Master of International Relations: Security Studies (Summa Cum Laude), 2012
- Stockholm School of Economics in Riga (SSE Riga), Latvia, Bachelor of Economics and Business Administration, 2008
- Independent Research Consultant, 2015
- Research and Training Specialist, START, 2014 – 2015
- Research Associate, James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies (CNS), 2012 – 2014
- Research Assistant, American University of Cairo, 2011