Nomination of George F.
Murphy, Jr., To Be Deputy Director of the United States Arms Control and Disarmament Agency
March 21, 1988
President today announced his intention to nominate George F. Murphy, Jr., to
be Deputy Director of the United States Arms Control and Disarmament Agency. He
would succeed David F. Emery.
1986 Mr. Murphy has been a consultant with the American Nuclear Energy Council
in Washington, DC. Prior to this, he was
director of the Senate National Security Office, 1977 - 1986; executive
director of the Joint Committee on Atomic Energy, 1975 - 1977; deputy director
of the Joint Committee on Atomic Energy, 1968. He served in the Central
Intelligence Agency, 1950 - 1958.
Murphy graduated from Harvard University (A.B., 1949). He was
born May 1, 1924, in Boston, MA. He served in the
United States Army Air Corps, 1942 - 1946. Mr. Murphy is married, has two
children, and resides in Bethesda, MD.