Nikolay Maslov is an M.Phil. student at Pardee RAND and an assistant policy researcher at RAND. His research interests include military affairs, cybersecurity, military deterrence, disinformation, access control, and technology-related legislature.
Maslov has an M.S. in national cybersecurity studies, an M.A. in mathematics, a B.S. in chemistry, a B.S. in mathematics, and a B.A. in philosophy from California State University, San Bernardino, where he was a teaching associate in statistics prior to joining Pardee RAND. There, he also worked as a research assistant on the development of malarial metalloprotease inhibitors, social governance theory, and information flow control in a multi-level secure environment. Maslov previously interned as a data scientist in the Office of the Director of National Intelligence.