White House point man on arms control leaving for Harvard

Before joining the Obama White House, Samore served as Special Assistant to the President and Senior Director for Nonproliferation under President Bill ClintonBill ClintonWe must act now and pass the American Health Care Act Trump's message: Russia First or America First? Senate Democrats should grill Judge Gorsuch on antitrust. Here's how. MORE.

At the Harvard center, he's expected to “take a leadership role in the strategy, management, and operations of the Center’s research agenda. He will become cochair of the Iran Working Group, participate in the Center’s Managing the Atom Project, and carry out his own research and writing.”