Elizabeth Wright

Research Trainee


Ms. Elizabeth Wright is a Research Trainee at the Center for the Study of Weapons of Mass Destruction (CSWMD). Prior to joining CSWMD, Ms. Wright worked as a Policy & Programs Coordinator at the Muslim Public Affairs Council (MPAC) and served as a Contributing Writer for the Ruman Project. While at MPAC, she researched portfolio topics at the intersection of national security and civil liberties and worked closely with government and industry partners. She now supports the Ruman Project as an Editorial Assistant.

Ms. Wright holds a B.A. in Political Science and Religion from Southwestern University and is pursuing her Masters in Security Policy Studies at The George Washington University Elliott School of International Affairs. She is a 2019-2020 DACOR Bacon House Foundation Fellow and a 2019-2020 HORIZONS Women In Defense Scholar. Ms. Wright is published in the International Association for Political Science Students (IAPSS) academic journal and currently serves on the Girl Security board of advisors.