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Ph.D. Brahma CHELLANEY Professor for Strategic Studies, Center for Policy Research, New Delhi


 Brahma Chellaney is Professor of Strategic Studies at the New Delhi-based Center for Policy Research, an independent, privately funded think-tank.
 Until January 2000, Professor Chellaney was an adviser to India's National Security Council, serving as convenor of the External Security Group of the National Security Advisory Board, as well as member of the Board's Nuclear Doctrine Group.
 He holds a Ph.D. in arms control.
 As specialist on international security and arms control issues, Professor Chellaney has held appointments at the Harvard University, the Brookings Institution, the Johns Hopkins University's School of Advanced International Studies and the Australian National University.


Member, Policy Advisory Group headed by the Foreign Minister of India
Member, Governing board of the Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses, New Delhi


He is the author of five books, the latest being Asian Juggernaut: The Rise of China, India and Japan (HarperCollins). Another recent publication is a smaller, 100-page book, On the Frontline of Climate Change: International Security Implications (KAF, 2007), with Heela Najibullah. He has published research papers in International Security, Orbis, Survival, Washington Quarterly, Security Studies and Terrorism. Professor Chellaney is also a newspaper columnist and television commentator. He writes opinion articles for the International Herald Tribune, Wall Street Journal, The Asian Age, The Japan Times and The Hindustan Times


Citation for Excellence, Overseas Press Club (OPC), New York, 1985