Julian Colvin

Julian Colvin is a senior nuclear engineering student at North Carolina State University. He is a Navy ROTC Midshipman and will commission as an officer in the Navy in May 2023. Interested in national security issues as well as domestic energy policy, Julian’s work has reached beyond the scope of engineering, with extensive experience in public policy research. Julian speaks French and has studied Arabic domestically and abroad on two federally-sponsored critical language scholarships.

Most recently, Julian was subcontracted to develop informational and educational messaging resources about advanced reactors for the national lab initiative Gateway for Accelerated Innovation in Nuclear (GAIN). Prior to his work for GAIN, he wrote opinion pieces for the Louisville-based Courier-Journal and did independent nuclear advocacy in his home state of Kentucky.

His hobbies include both playing and coaching rugby, running, and practicing his language skills in French and Arabic