Emily S. Weinstein is the Commerce Department Fellow at Georgetown’s Center for Security and Emerging Technology (CSET). In her previous role as a Research Fellow at CSET, she focused on U.S. national competitiveness in AI/ML technology and U.S.-China technology competition, conducting research on China’s S&T ecosystem, talent flows, and technology transfer issues. Formerly, she served as a Nonresident Fellow at the Atlantic Council’s Global China Hub and the National Bureau of Asian Research.
Emily has testified before the U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission and the Wisconsin State Legislature’s Senate Committee on Universities and Technical Colleges. Additionally, she has written on topics related to research security and China’s S&T developments in Foreign Policy, Lawfare, DefenseOne, and other outlets. Emily holds a B.A. in Asian Studies from the University of Michigan and an M.A. in Security Studies from Georgetown University.
Currently, she serves as a Senior Advisor (IPA) in the Office of the Undersecretary of Industry and Security at the U.S. Department of Commerce.