Elizabeth Kos is a program coordinator and research assistant with the Project on Nuclear Issues in the International Security Program at the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS). Prior to joining CSIS, Elizabeth was a national security and international policy intern at the Center for American Progress and a communications and research associate at the American Iranian Council. Elizabeth holds a BA with honors in international studies from Johns Hopkins University. She is a graduate student at the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS), where she studies international relations with a focus on security, strategy, and statecraft and the Middle East. Elizabeth is proficient in French and Farsi.