Travis Wheeler

Research Associate, South Asia Program, Stimson Center

Travis Wheeler is a Research Associate in the Stimson Center’s South Asia Program. His research focuses on nuclear policy and posture, defense and space R&D establishments, and U.S. security relationships in South Asia. Travis co-edited The Lure and Pitfalls of MIRVs: From the First to the Second Nuclear Age (Stimson Center, 2016), and his writing has appeared in War on the Rocks, The Diplomat, and The Fletcher Forum of World Affairs. Prior to joining Stimson, he served as a Senior Policy Advisor at The Institute for Inclusive Security, a Junior Research Fellow at the Center on National Security at Fordham Law, and an independent consultant at Monitor 360 in addition to completing a graduate internship at the New York City Police Department. Travis earned an M.A. in Law and Diplomacy from The Fletcher School at Tufts University and a B.A. in Political Science from DePaul University.