Thomas J. Christensen

Alastair Iain Johnston 江憶恩

DANIEL SUCHENSKI 苏丹青

  • Deputy Director

Chen Yali (Lily)

  • 2016-2017 Fellow

Nate Adler

  • Alumni Student Affiliate

Joseph Torigian

2017-2018 Fellow

Bio:

Joseph Torigian studies Chinese, Russian, and North Korean politics and foreign policy. Joseph has worked at the Council on Foreign Relations and studied China's policies towards Central Asia as a Fulbright Scholar at Fudan University in Shanghai. He has conducted dissertation research at the Higher School of Economics in Moscow and as a visiting scholar at the Institute for Security and Conflict Studies at George Washington University. Before coming to Princeton, Joseph was a Predoctoral and Postdoctoral Fellow at Stanford's Center for International Security and Cooperation. He received a BA in Political Science at the University of Michigan and a Ph.D in Political Science at MIT. Joseph speaks Chinese and Russian. His dissertation examined the internal power struggles fought by Nikita Khrushchev, Deng Xiaoping, and Kim Il Sung, with a focus on the military. At the China and the World Program, he will write on the co-evolution of nuclear doctrine in China and the Soviet Union and the 1969 Sino-Soviet border crisis.

 

Publications:

https://warontherocks.com/2017/01/the-shadow-of-deng-xiaoping-on-chinese-elite-politics/

https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/monkey-cage/wp/2017/02/17/dont-count-on-china-to-rein-in-north-korea-heres-why/?utm_term=.471990fd4584

http://thediplomat.com/2016/11/khrushchevs-fate-and-chinas-future/

 

Photo Credit Rod Searcey

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