Dr. Pankaj K Jha is Associate Professor and Associate Dean of Research, as well as the Director for Centre for Security Studies at the Jindal School of International Affairs, O.P. Jindal Global University. He was the Director (Research) with Indian Council of World Affairs for more than two and half years. He had worked as Deputy Director with National Security Council Secretariat (2012-2013) and was closely associated with national security apparatus in India.
Ms. Kritika Karmakar is Undergraduate student at O.P. Jindal Global University and Centre Coordinator at the Centre for Security Studies. She has worked on publications concerning terrorism, South China Sea dispute and the IndoPacific. Her research interests lie in the field of security and strategic studies, psychology and international relations.
Mr. Joseph Punnen, is currently pursuing an undergraduate degree in Global Affairs and is a Research Assistant at the Centre for Security Studies. His areas of research interests include various security issues across Asia and the Americas. He is also an avid follower of Global Politics, whilst working on a research paper based on Russia’s activities in the Arctic and its future.
Ms. Medha Mythili Nibhanupudi is Masters Student at O.P. Jindal Global University and was a Research Intern at Centre for Security Studies. Her research interest lies in the fields of non-traditional security issues such as energy security and humanitarian aid.
Ms. Grace Cheema is Masters Student at O.P. Jindal Global University and was a Research Intern at Centre for Security Studies. Her research interests vary from National Security Studies, Geo-economic studies, India-China Relations and International Relations.