Harsh V. Pant

Adjunct Fellow (Non-resident), Wadhwani Chair in U.S.-India Policy Studies

Harsh V. Pant is an adjunct fellow with the Wadhwani Chair at CSIS and a reader in international relations in the Defence Studies Department at King’s College London. He is also an associate at the Centre for Science and Security Studies and the India Institute at King’s College London. He has been a visiting professor at the Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore; a visiting fellow at the Center for the Advanced Study of India, University of Pennsylvania; a visiting scholar at the Center for International Peace and Security Studies, McGill University; and an emerging leaders fellow at the Australia-India Institute, University of Melbourne. His current research is focused on Asian security issues. His most recent books include The US-India Nuclear Pact: Policy, Process and Great Power Politics (Oxford University Press, 2011); The Rise of China: Implications for India (Foundation Books, 2012); and The Rise of the Indian Navy: Internal Vulnerabilities, External Challenges (Ashgate, 2012). Pant writes regularly for several media outlets including the Wall Street Journal, the Japan Times, the Straits Times, the National, and the Indian Express.