Owen Price is a consulting visiting fellow at the Center for Strategic and International Studies' International Security Program. He is on sabbatical until March 2007 from the UK Atomic Weapons Establishment (AWE), where he has worked for 12 years. Most recently, he led a team of systems engineers working on AWE capability programs, work designed to ensure that AWE continues to be able to design and field new warheads if tasked to do so by the British government.
Price holds an M.A. in engineering from the University of Cambridge, England, and an M.B.A. in engineering management from the University of Bradford, England. He is currently reading (part time) for an M.Sc. in systems engineering at the UK Defence Academy, Cranfield University, Shrivenham, England. He is a member of the International Institute for Strategic Studies and is a British national.