Dean, Jindal School of International Affairs, O. P. Jindal Global University
Sreeram Chaulia is dean of the Jindal School of International Affairs in Sonipat, India. He is also a B. Raman Fellow for Geopolitical Analysis at The Takshashila Institution, a strategic affairs think tank.
Mr. Chaulia is an analyst of international affairs for Asia Times, the Hong Kong-based online news hub, and the Singapore-based syndication service Opinion Asia.
His opinion editorials and book reviews on terrorism, geopolitics, war and peace, human rights, foreign policy and political economy have been published in India’s leading newspapers. He is also foreign affairs columnist for the Dubai-based magazine, International Indian.
Mr. Chaulia’s academic articles have appeared in scholarly journals such as International Politics, World Affairs, Journal of Refugee Studies, Journal of Humanitarian Assistance, Journal of South Asian Studies, Contemporary South Asia, Economic and Political Weekly and International Journal of Peace Studies.
Between 2003 and 2007, he worked as an international civilian peacekeeper with Nonviolent Peaceforce in Sri Lanka and the Philippines. He has also served at the headquarters of the UN High Commissioner for Refugees in Switzerland and the International Rescue Committee in the United States.
In 2011, he published International Organizations and Civilian Protection: Power, Ideas and Humanitarian Aid in Conflict Zones (I.B. Tauris). He holds a Ph.D. in international relations from Syracuse University’s Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs in New York.