Erin Hahn

Senior National Security Analyst
Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory

Erin Hahn is a Senior National Security Analyst at the Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory. Topics of recent or ongoing analysis include human enhancement technology, autonomous systems, and synthetic biology. She serves on the International Panel on the Regulation of Autonomous Weapons (iPRAW), the work of which informs the ongoing discussions of the United Nations Group of Government Experts for Lethal Autonomous Weapons Systems. Erin was formerly Associate Director of the Univ. of Maryland Center for Health and Homeland Security (CHHS) in Baltimore, Maryland. Prior to that, she was an attorney in private practice. She received a B.A. in Philosophy from Salisbury University, and a J.D. from the Univ. of Maryland, where she was a member of the Maryland Law Review, and a Master’s in Comparative Public Policy from the Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium, which she attended as a Flemish Community Fellow.

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