Martin B. Kalinowski is Chief of the Capacity Building and Training Section in the International Data Centre (IDC) Division of the CTBTO.
Prior to this he served as Professor for Science and Peace Research at the University of Hamburg, Germany, from 2006 to 2012, where he also acted as the director of the Carl Friedrich von Weizsäcker Center for Science and Peace Research. In 2005, he served as Assistant Professor for Technology and International Security in the Department of Nuclear, Plasma, and Radiological Engineering at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
Dr Kalinowski first joined the IDC in October 1998 as a Fusion and Review Officer. Prior to this he was a scientific assistant for a decade in the Interdisciplinary Research Group on Science, Technology, and Security (IANUS) at Darmstadt University of Technology, Darmstadt, Germany. He co-founded the International Network of Scientists and Engineers Against Proliferation (INESAP) and acted as the Scientific Coordinator of this non-governmental organization from 1994 to 1997.