John Delury

Adjunct Fellow (Non-resident), Korea Chair
Associated Programs: Korea Chair

Dr. John Delury is an associate professor of Chinese studies at Yonsei University Graduate School of International Studies and Underwood International College in Seoul, South Korea. A historian of modern China, he is the author of Wealth and Power: China’s Long March to the Twenty-First Century (Random House, 2013), with Orville Schell, which was translated into Chinese, Japanese, and Korean. He follows Korean peninsula affairs closely and contributes to Foreign Affairs, 38 North, and Global Asia (where he is book review editor). Dr. Delury is a senior fellow at the Asia Society, Pacific Century Institute, and China Policy Institute, and a member of the Council of Foreign Relations, National Committee on U.S.-China Relations, and National Committee on North Korea. He taught briefly at Brown University, Columbia University, and Peking University and was associate director of the Asia Society’s Center on U.S.-China Relations in New York. He received his B.A., M.A., and Ph.D. in history from Yale University.

Contact Information
Email: jdelury [at] yonsei.ac.kr