Yuan Jingdong

Yuan Jingdong

Visiting Academic Fellow

March to June 2017

Yuan Jingdong is Associate Professor at the Centre for International Security Studies, University of Sydney. Professor Yuan specializes in Indo-Pacific security, Chinese defense and foreign policy, global and regional arms control and non-proliferation issues. He has held visiting appointments at National University of Singapore, University of Macau, East-West Center, National Cheng-chi University, and worked at the James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies, Middlebury Institute of International Studies between 1999 and 2010. He is co-author of A Low-Visibility Force Multiplier (2014) and China and India: Cooperation or Conflict? (2003), and co-editor of Australia and China at 40 (2012).


The  Mercator Institute for China Studies (MERICS)is a Stiftung Mercatorinitiative. Established in 2013, MERICS is a Berlin-based institute for contemporary and practical research into China.