Mary Vecellio is a Research Associate with the Partnerships in Proliferation Prevention Program at the Stimson Center. Her research focuses on WMD non-proliferation with specific focus on radiological source security, United Nations Security Council Resolution 1540 assistance programs, and chemical weapons-related material security. Vecellio is particularly interested in issues related to preventing the spread of chemical weapons and related materials. She holds a B.A. in History with summa cum laude honors from Albion College in Albion, Michigan. She also has a M.A. in Non-Proliferation and International Security from King’s College, London.
Partnerships in Proliferation Prevention
The ubiquity of radioactive materials in modern society poses serious security risks
Preventing the proliferation of dangerous and dual use chemicals with research, resources, and analysis
Keeping the most dangerous weapons out of the worst hands by facilitating assistance partnerships
Research & Writing
Match or Mismatch?: Comparing Formal Requests and Offers for Assistance in Border and Export Controls
Originally published in the Strategic Trade Review Journal Originally published in the Strategic Trade Research Journal Volume 5, Issue 7, Winter 2019.