Faculty Profile

 

Name : Swaran  Singh
Designation : Professor
Centre/School/Special Centre : Centre for International Politics, Organization and Disarmament
School of International Studies
Room No : 232
Off. Phone : 26704368
Residence :
Email : ssingh@mail.jnu.ac.in   
Personal webpage : http://www.jnu.ac.in/Faculty/ssingh

Qualifications

M.A. (Pol Sc, DU), MPhil and PhD (Intíl Studies, JNU)
Post-Doc Diploma in Conflict Resolution (Upasala, Sweden)  
                                    

Areas of Interest/Specialization

Arms Control & Disarmament, Conflict Resolution & Peace Studies, India's Defence and Nuclear Policy, Multilateralism, Asian affairs, China's foreign and security policies, China-South Asia, China-India relations, and Emerging Powers related debates  
                                    

Experience

1992-2001 Research Faculty at Institute for Defense Studies and Analysis (New Delhi)
2001- Faculty at School of International Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru Univ., (New Delhi)
2006- President, Association of Asian Studies (Asia-wide network)
2008- General Secretary, Indian Congress of Asian & Pacific Studies  
                                    

Awards & Honours

Asia Fellow 2001-2002; worked at School of International Studies, Beijing University
Awarded Several Visiting Professorships in China, UPEACE and other universities  
                                    

International Collaboration/Consultancy

2005-2008 for International Relations with Center de Sciences Humaines, New Delhi  
                                    

Best Peer Reviewed Publications (upto 5)

"No First Use as a Strategic Doctrine" in V R Raghavan (ed.), Global Nuclear Disarmament: Geopolitical Necessities, (New Delhi: Vij Books, 2012), pp. 56-71.

"National Security versus National Development: Debating Asian Practices and Paradigms", in Millennial Asia (New Delhi), Vol. 1, No. 1, (Jan-June 2011).

"Debating Multilateralism: The role of emerging powers" in Chandra Chari (ed.), Superpower Rivalry and Conflict: The long shadow of the Cold War on the twenty first century, (London: Routledge, 2010)

"Towards a Nuclear Weapon Free World: Indian Perspectives", in Air Power: Journal of Air Power and Space Studies (New Delhi), Vol. 5, No. 3 (Jan-June, 2010)

Afghan Factor in China-Pakistan Axis? in Marlene laruelle et all (eds.), China and India in Central Asia: A New "Great Game?", (New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2010).  
                                  

Recent Peer Reviewed Journals/Books (upto 3)

On China By India: From Civilization to Nation State (London: Cambria Press, 2012), [Co-edited]

Emerging China: Prospects of Partnership in Asia, (New Delhi: Routledge, 2012), [Co-edited]

"Paradigm Shift in India-China Relations: From Bilateralism to Multilateralism", Journal of International Affairs (Columbia University), Vol. 64, No. 2 (Spring/Summer 2011). 
                                    

Patents (if any)

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