Mr. Roland Timerbaev holds doctor degree in History. He is one of the authors of the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty. He participated in drafting several key international agreements and documents in the nuclear sphere, including the Anti-Ballistic Missile Treaty, the U.S.-Soviet Agreement on Measures to Reduce the Nuclear War Threat, the IAEA safeguards system, the Threshold Test Ban Treaty, the Peaceful Nuclear Explosion Treaty.

Amb. Timerbaev is the author of many publications on arms control, nuclear nonproliferation, and disarmament, including ‘Russia and Nuclear Nonproliferation, 1945-1968' (1999), ‘International Monitoring of Atomic Energy' (2003), ‘The Current

Status of the Nuclear Nonproliferation Regime and its Prospects: Towards the Upcoming 2005 NPT Review Conference' (2004). He is co-author of ‘Nuclear Nonproliferation Encyclopedia' (ROSSPEN, 2009).