About the Speaker:
Dr. C. Raja Mohan holds the Kissinger Chair in Foreign Policy and International Relations at the John W. Kluge Center in the Library of Congress, Washington D.C. during 2009-10. He is the Foreign Affairs Columnist for The Indian Express, New Delhi and Visiting Professor at the S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore. His columns also appear in theOriental Morning Post (Shanghai). Previously, Dr. Mohan was Professor of South Asian Studies at Jawaharlal Nehru University in New Delhi. He also served as the Strategic Affairs Editor of The Indian Express, and the Diplomatic Editor and Washington Correspondent of The Hindu. Dr. Mohan was a member of India’s National Security Advisory Board from 1998-2000 and 2004-06, and led the Indian Chapter of the Pugwash Conferences on Science and World Affairs from 1999-2006. His recent books include Crossing the Rubicon: The Shaping of India’s New Foreign Policy (New York: Palgrave, 2004), Impossible Allies: Nuclear India, United States and the Global Order (New Delhi: India Research Press, 2006), and Power Realignments in Asia: China, India and the United States (SAGE Publications, 2009), co-edited with Alyssa Ayres. Dr. Mohan has a master’s degree in Nuclear Physics and a Ph.D. in international relations.
12 noon to 1:30pm
Please RSVP by Wednesday, January 27