Brahma Cellaney

Professor of Strategic Studies, Center for Policy Research, New Delhi

Brahma Chellaney is professor of strategic studies at the Centre for Policy Research. He has served as a member of the Policy Advisory Group headed by the Foreign Minister of India. Before that, Professor Chellaney was an adviser to India's National Security Council until January 2000, serving as convenor of the External Security Group of the National Security Advisory Board.

A specialist on international security and arms control issues, Professor Chellaney has held appointments at Harvard University, Brookings Institution, Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies, and Australian National University. He is the author of five books, the latest being Asian Juggernaut: The Rise of China, India and Japan. A new edition of Asian Juggernaut was published in paperback by HarperCollins (New York, 2010).

Another of his publications 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, among others, in International Security, Orbis, Survival, Washington Quarterly, Security Studies, and Terrorism.

Professor Chellaney is also a newspaper columnist and television commentator. He regularly contributes opinion articles to International Herald Tribune, Wall Street Journal, Japan Times, the Asian Age, Hindustan Times, and Times of India. In 1985, he won a Citation for Excellence from the Overseas Press Club in New York.

Focus: Energy, Environment, Governance, Peace, Security, War, India, Asia


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Last Updated: Jul 27, 2010

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