Scot Purvis is a Research Associate at the Center for Global Security Research (CGSR) at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory. At the lab he supports the Toward Integrated Strategic Deterrence project, where his research focuses on space security.
In May 2019 he received a Master of International Affairs from Texas A&M University, where he studied nuclear security and defense policy. He received a B.A. in Political Science and a B.A. in History from Arizona State University.