Professor and Dean, Jindal School of International Affairs (JSIA); Executive Director of the Centre for Global Governance and Policy(CGGP), JSIA
B.A. Hons. (Delhi), B.A. (Oxford), M.Sc. (LSE), M.A. & Ph.D. (Syracuse)
Dr. Sreeram Chaulia is Professor and Dean at the Jindal School of International Affairs of O.P. Jindal Global University. He holds a Doctorate (Ph.D.) and a Master of Arts (M.A.) in Political Science and International Relations from the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs, Syracuse University, USA. He holds a Master of Science (MSc.) degree in History of International Relations at the London School of Economics and Political Science, UK. He was a Radhakrishnan British Chevening Scholar at the University of Oxford, UK, where he obtained a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in Modern History. He also has a Bachelor of Arts Honours (B.A. Hons.) from St. Stephen’s College, University of Delhi, India.
Professor Chaulia’s areas of specialisation include diplomacy, foreign policy, comparative politics, international political economy, international organisations, armed conflict, humanitarian practices, and contemporary world history. He has over eight hundred and forty publications to his credit. His writings have appeared in journals in the USA, UK, Australia, Canada and India, some of which are Seton Hall Journal of Diplomacy and International Relations; Journal of Refugee Studies, Journal of Humanitarian Assistance, International Politics, World Affairs, International Journal of Peace Studies, South Asia: Journal of South Asian Studies, Economic and Political Weekly, Contemporary South Asia Journal and India Quarterly. Prof. Chaulia is Contributing Editor to the book PEOPLE WHO INFLUENCED THE WORLD OVER THE PAST 100 YEARS (2005), published by Murray Books, Adelaide. He is the author of the book INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS AND CIVILIAN PROTECTION: POWER, IDEAS AND HUMANITARIAN AID IN CONFLICT ZONES (2011), published by I.B. Tauris, London, and a contributor of two chapters to the book HANDBOOK OF INDIA’S INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS (2011), published by Routledge, London. His book, POLITICS OF THE GLOBAL ECONOMIC CRISIS: REGULATION, RESPONSIBILITY AND RADICALISM was published in 2013 by Routledge, New York, London & New Delhi. His latest book, MODI DOCTRINE: THE FOREIGN POLICY OF INDIA'S PRIME MINISTER was published in 2016 by Bloomsbury, New York, Sydney, London & New Delhi.
Professor Chaulia publishes a fortnightly 'Foreign Pulse' column in 'The Asian Age'/'Deccan Chronicle' and also writes columns in 'The Economic Times' and 'The Times of India'. He was a long time op-ed columnist on international current affairs for the Washington D.C.-based 'The Globalist', Hong Kong-based 'Asia Times' and the New Delhi-based 'Financial Express'. His op-eds have also appeared in leading newspapers, including 'The Wall Street Journal', 'Japan Times', 'South China Morning Post', 'The Straits Times', 'Hindustan Times', 'The Hindu', 'The Statesman' and 'New Indian Express'.
Professor Chaulia has been interviewed on issues relating to the global economy, contemporary armed conflicts and world politics by Russia Today TV (Moscow), the Xinhua Network (Beijing), South Africa Broadcasting Corporation (Johannesburg), Voice of America, Australian Broadcasting Corporation, Al Jazeera TV, Associated Press, Agence-France Presse, 'The New York Times', 'USA Today' and 'Forbes'. He was a frequent contributor to the Singapore-based syndicated columnist service, 'Opinion Asia', and has been cited in the world media for his analytical articles on pressing current events. He is a regular commentator on international current issues on Lok Sabha TV, Rajya Sabha TV, DD News and Republic TV in India.
Prof. Chaulia has worked as an international civilian peacekeeper for the Brussells-based NGO, Nonviolent Peace force, in the war zones of eastern Sri Lanka and southern Philippines for over three years. He was a Contributing Editor serving on the Board of the Kashmir News Network (KNN), a rights advocacy organisation for minority victims of ethnic cleansing in the Indian state of Jammu & Kashmir. He is an advocate for freedom movements in Burma and Tibet and has written extensively about the problems of repression and human suffering under authoritarian regimes.
"The Causes of Mass Suffering: Toward a Structural Responsibility Framework", published in Seton Hall Journal of Diplomacy and International Relations (Spring/Summer 2015), South Orange, USA.
"The Group of Twenty", a review of Andrew Cooper & Ramesh Thakur's The Group of Twenty (G20), published in India Quarterly (September 2013), New Delhi, India.
"The Roots of Social Rebellion? Social Movements", published in Foreign Policy in Focus (July 3, 2013), Washington DC, USA.
"Payback for Colonial Sins", published in Foreign Policy in Focus (June 11, 2013).
"One Step Forward, Two Steps Backward: The United States Institute of Peace", published in International Journal of Peace Studies (June 2009), Fairfax, USA.
"Unequal Equals: Angola and China", co-authored with Horace Campbell, published in World Affairs (May 2009), New Delhi, India.
"Aetiology of Violence", a review of Patricia Daley's Gender and Genocide in Burundi: The Search for Spaces of Peace in the Great Lakes Region, published in South Bulletin (July 16 2008), Geneva, Switzerland.
"Terrorism Remains Pakistan's Chief Export", published in Commentaries of International Institute for Counter-Terrorism (April 1 2008), Herzliya, Israel.
"A World of Selfistans?", published in Foreign Policy in Focus (March 13, 2008).
"Shiites and Democracy", published in Mideast Monitor (June 2007), New York, USA.
"International Organisations in Mindanao: To Protect or Not?", published in Journal of Humanitarian Assistance (February 2007), Medford, USA.
"Angola: Empire of the Humanitarians", published in Journal of Humanitarian Assistance (July 2006), Bradford, UK.
"The Disposable People", a review of Julie Peteet's Landscape of Hope and Despair. Palestinian Refugee Camps, published in Journal of Humanitarian Assistance (March 2006).
"Democratisation, Colour Revolutions and the Role of the NGOs: Catalysts or Saboteurs?", published by Centre for Research on Globalisation (December 25 2005), Pincourt, Canada.
"Politics of Refugee Hosting in Tanzania: From Open Door to Unsustainability, Insecurity and Receding Receptivity”, published in Journal of Refugee Studies, (June 2003), Oxford, UK.
“BJP, India’s Foreign Policy and the ‘Realist’ Alternative to the Nehruvian Legacy”, published in International Politics (June 2002), Boston, USA.
“UNHCR's Relief, Rehabilitation and Repatriation of Rwandan Refugees in Zaire (1994-'97)”, published in Journal of Humanitarian Assistance (April 2002).
"Beyond Administering Misery", a review of Arthur C. Helton's The Price of Indifference. Refugees and Humanitarian Action in the New Century,published in Journal of Humanitarian Assistance (October 2002).
"Struggles of the Invisible Refugees", a review of M.Vincent & B.R.Sorensen (ed.) Caught Between Borders: Response Strategies of the Internally Displaced, published in Journal of Humanitarian Assistance (September 2002).
“Social Clause in WTO: Cases For and Against”, published in Economic and Political Weekly, Mumbai, India (February 16, 2002).
“Indo-US Military Alliance: Could Our Independence be Bartered Away?”, published in Bulletin of the Institute of Peace and Conflict Studies (December 2001), Delhi, India.
“The Missile Man Remembers”, a review of AP.J.Abdul Kalam’s Wings of Fire. An Autobiography, published in South Asia: Journal of South Asian Studies (December 2001), Armidale, Australia.
“Nuclear Theft and Safety. Skeletons in Pakistan’s Cupboard”, published in the Nuclear Age Peace Foundation Bulletin (December 2001), Santa Barbara, California.
“Indian and Pakistani Nukespeak: Identity Assertion Against the ‘Other’”, a review of Haider K.Nizamani’s The Roots of Rhetoric: Politics of Nuclear Weapons in India and Pakistan, published in Contemporary South Asia (July 2001), Bradford, UK.
“Dr.Strangelove of Iraq”, a review of S.Bhatia and D.McGrory’s Brighter than the Baghdad Sun: Saddam’s Race to Build the Bomb , published in Infomanage International (September 2000), London, UK.