Dr. Michal Smetana is a Research Fellow at the Center for Security Policy and an Assistant Professor at Charles University.
His main research focus is on nuclear arms control, disarmament, and non-proliferation, deterrence theory, and the dynamics of international norms.
Within the Center fo Security Policy he also coordinates the new research project center of excellence Peace Research Center Prague.
He is the co-author of Global Nuclear Disarmament: Strategic, Political, and Regional Perspectives (Routledge) and Indirect Coercion: Triangular Strategies and International Conflict (Charles University Press). His articles appeared in International Affairs, Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists, The Nonproliferation Review and other journals.