Nick Ritchie wins Bernard Brodie essay prize

Working group co-convenor Nick Ritchie has been awarded the 2014 Bernard Brodie for his article “valuing and devaluing nuclear weapons” in the journal Contemporary Security Policy:

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Job opportunity at CSSS

The Centre for Science and Security at Kings College London is looking to recruit a Teaching and Research Fellow.  More information can be found here:

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BISA Annual Conference 2015 – Call for Papers

The call for papers is now open for next year’s BISA annual conference in London.  Details can be found here:
As last year, the Global Nuclear Order working group will have the opportunity to submit a number of panels for consideration, with a minimum of two guaranteed for acceptance.  If you would like to submit a panel for consideration, please could you email it to Nick and myself by Friday 21st Nov (one week before the BISA deadline).  You can of course submit applications or panels individually.
Please do not hesitate to contact Nick or myself if you have any further questions.
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RUSI Nuclear Analyst Role

The Royal United Services Institute in Whitehall, London is currently advertising for a research analyst in nuclear analysis.  Deadline is 8th September 2014. Details can be found here:

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“Global Challenges in a Nuclear-Armed World” workshop, 2 Sept 2014

Please find below the link to the details of “Global Challenges in a Nuclear-Armed World” workshop to be held at the University of Bristol on 2 September 2014.  Anyone interested in attending should RSVP with Dr. Benoit Pelopidas beforehand.

Global Challenges – Bristol 2014

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Call for Papers – Global Challenges in a Nuclear Armed World

Proposals are invited for the Second Annual Conference of the BISA Global Nuclear Order Working Group:

“Global Challenges in a Nuclear Armed World”

To be held on September 2, 2014 at the University of Bristol, UK

Please send an abstract of no more than 200 words by August 1, 2014 to Dr Benoit Pelopidas (

Please see PDF document with details attached: Bristol GNO Conference Sept2014

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Global Nuclear Order Group on Twitter

Please follow the BISA GNO working group on twitter for updates on events, news and other useful information: @bisanuclear


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