Andrey Baklitskiy

Baklitskiy Andrey

Consultant at PIR Center (since 2017), Moscow. Research Fellow at the Center for Global Trends and International Organizations of the Diplomatic Academy of Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation (since 2015). Mr. Baklitskiy is a member of a number of track 2 working groups on US-Russia strategic relations.

Mr. Baklitskiy graduated from the Faculty of the International Relations of the Urals Federal University with a specialist degree in regional studies.

Mr. Baklitskiy has previously served as PIR Center Information Program Director and PIR Center «Russia and Nuclear Nonproliferation» Program Director. He was the Editor-in-Chief of monthly e-bulletin «Yaderny Kontrol» («Nuclear Control»). He took part in the sessions of the Nonproliferation Treaty Preparatory Committee in 2013-2014 and the Review Conference in 2015.

Andrey Baklitskiy is a columnist for the Russian newspapers RBC and Kommersant and the website of the Carnegie Moscow Center. He is a regular contributor to Russian and international media.

Mr. Baklitskiy taught courses on nuclear nonproliferation and emerging technologies at the MGIMO University of the Russian Foreign Ministry and the Diplomatic Academy of the Russian Foreign Ministry.

His sphere of scientific interest includes international security, emerging technologies, arms control, nuclear nonproliferation, US-Russian relations and the Middle East.

Technology and International Relations