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  • Jagannath P. Panda

    Research Fellow
    Email: 
    jppjagannath@gmail.com
    Phone: 
    +91 11 2671 7983

    Dr. Jagannath Panda is a Research Fellow and Coordinator of the East Asia Centre at MP-IDSA, New Delhi. He joined IDSA in MP-2006.

    Dr. Panda is in charge of East Asia Centre’s academic and administrative activities, including Track-II and Track 1.5 dialogues with Chinese, Japanese and Korean think-tanks/institutes. He is a recipient of the V. K. Krishna Menon Memorial Gold Medal (2000) from the Indian Society of International Law & Diplomacy in New Delhi.

    Dr. Panda is the author of India-China Relations: Politics of Resources, Identity and Authority in a Multipolar World Order (Routledge: 2017). He is also the author of China’s Path to Power: Party, Military and the Politics of State Transition (Pentagon Press: 2010).

    Dr. Panda has edited two volumes: China’s Transition under Xi Jinping (Pentagon Press: 2016), India-Taiwan Relations in Asia and Beyond: The Future (Pentagon Press: 2016), and have co-edited two volumes Towards a New Asian Order (Pentagon Press: 2012), Revisiting Contemporary South Asia: Politics, Economics and Security (Pentagon Press: 2012).

    Dr. Panda is a Member of the Editorial Board of the Journal of Asian Public Policy (Routledge). He is a non-Resident Fellow (honorary) at the Institute for Security and Development Policy (ISDP), Sweden, and also affiliated (honorary) to the Institute of Transnational Studies (ITS), Germany/Italy.

    Dr. Panda is the first South Asian scholar to receive the prestigious East Asia Institute’s (EAI) fellowship. Most recently, he was a Unification Fellow of the Ministry of Unification, Republic of Korea (RoK). Dr. Panda has also received a number of prestigious fellowships such as the STINT Asia Fellowship from Sweden, Carole Weinstein Fellowship from the University of Richmond, Virginia, USA; National Science Council (NSC) Visiting Professorship from Taiwan; Visiting Scholar (2012) at University of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign), USA and Visiting Fellowship from the Shanghai Institute of International Studies (SIIS) in Shanghai, China.

    Dr. Panda has been invited as lead speaker to talks, seminars, conferences worldwide and has also chaired prominent events.

    He has published in leading peer-reviewed journals like Journal of Asian Public Policy (Routledge), Journal of Asian and African Studies (Sage), Asian Perspective (Lynne Reiner: SSCI), Journal of Contemporary China (Routledge: SSCI), Georgetown Journal of Asian Affairs (Georgetown), Strategic Analysis (Routledge), China Report (Sage), Indian Foreign Affairs Journal (MD Publication), Portuguese Journal of International Affairs (Euro Press) etc.

    He obtained his doctorate (PhD) from the Centre for East Asian Studies (CEAS), School of International Studies (SIS), Jawaharlal Nehru University in 2007. He received a Master in Philosophy (MPhil) from the Department of Chinese & Japanese Studies (now East Asian studies) and studied Master of Arts (MA) at the Department of Political Science, University of Delhi.

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    • Research Fellow, Manohar Parrikar IDSA, Dr. Jagannath Panda's Op-Ed titled, ‘Japan's aim for first-strike capability’ has been published in Asia Times on June 30, 2020.

      The piece essentially argues that Japan's aim for first-strike capability implies that East Asia’s arms race is moving to a new direction now, and Tokyo is in no mood to lose this race.

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      June 30, 2020
      IDSA News
    • Research Fellow, Manohar Parrikar IDSA, Dr. Jagannath Panda's article on India’s China policy titled, ‘India’s China policy signals a shift post-Galwan’ has been published in India Inc on June 29, 2020.

      India-China ties will undergo rapid transformation with the narrative of China as a partner taking a backseat in India’s official parlance in the post-Galwan period, writes Dr. Panda.

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      June 29, 2020
      IDSA News
    • Research Fellow, Manohar Parrikar IDSA, Dr. Jagannath Panda's article on Acquisition and Cross-Servicing Agreement (ACSA) titled ‘For Stronger Defense Ties, Japan and India Should Quickly Finalize ACSA’ has been published in ‘Japan Forward’ on June 29, 2020.

      June 29, 2020
      IDSA News
    • Research Fellow, Manohar Parrikar IDSA, Dr. Jagannath Panda's piece on US-India military alliance after Galwan, titled ‘Will India Pivot Towards the US After Galwan’ has been published in 9DASHLINE on June 19, 2020.

      June 19, 2020
      IDSA News
    • Research Fellow, Manohar Parrikar IDSA, Dr. Jagannath Panda's commentary titled ‘New Momentum in India-Australia Ties and Japan’ has been published by the Japan Forum for Strategic Studies in Tokyo.

      June 18, 2020
      IDSA News
    • Research Fellow, Manohar Parrikar IDSA, Dr. Jagannath Panda's piece titled "India and the 'Quad Plus' Dialogue" has been published at the Royal United Services Institute (RUSI) in London on June 12, 2020.

      The piece essentially argues that Quad Plus supplements a ‘Corridor of Communication’ for India beyond the Quad countries, mainly with Brazil, Israel, Vietnam and South Korea, and allows it to expedite a ‘Continental Connect’ notion that its inclusive Indo-Pacific outlook has been pitching for some time now.

      June 12, 2020
      IDSA News
    • Research Fellow, Manohar Parrikar IDSA, Dr. Jagannath Panda's Piece on Australia-India-Japan  relations, titled ‘The Australia-India-Japan Trilateral Need a Post-COVID Outlook; has been published as Indo-Pacific Analysis Brief, by the Perth USAsia Centre, on June 09, 2020. 

      June 09, 2020
      IDSA News
    • Research Fellow, Manohar Parrikar IDSA, Dr. Jagannath Panda's piece on G-7 Expansion, titled ‘Trump's Expanded G-7 Gamble’ is published in Japan Forward (an online newspaper of the Japan Forward Association Inc), on June 08, 2020.

      The piece essentially argues that, the strategic motivations behind President Trump’s G-7 expansion are at present undeclared. But creating a grouping that combines the top economies of the world, with the exception of China, points towards a major anti-China narrative that seeks to remodel the economic alliance structure in a post-COVID order.

      June 08, 2020
      IDSA News
    • Research Fellow, Manohar Parrikar IDSA, Dr. Jagannath Panda's piece on Indo-China Border Dispute, titled ‘Breaking Down the India-China Border Standoff’ has been published by South Asian Voices, an online portal of the Stimson Centre, Washington DC, on June 03, 2020.

      June 03, 2020
      IDSA News
      • Publisher: KW Publishers
        2020
      This book aims to map the Asian power trajectory and the continent’s contemporary journey towards greater multipolarity. This volume examines the impact of plurilateral and multilateral dialogues and cooperative mechanisms on Asia’s security and economic architecture. It is based on the proceedings of the thought-provoking 20th edition of the Asian Security Conference which was held from March 26-28, 2019 at the Manohar Parrikar Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses, New Delhi.
      • ISBN: 9789389137439 ,
      • Price: ₹.1280/-
      • E-copy available
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