Please join Young China Watchers – Washington, DC, for the first installment of a speaker series this March highlighting experts at the nexus of China and global women’s issues.
On March 13, YCW will host Bonnie Glaser, senior adviser for Asia and the director of the China Power Project at CSIS, for a conversation on key scholastic and professional developments to the field of East Asian security studies. Ms. Glaser will give insight into working in a wide range of professional sectors key to China, including the security and think tank sectors. Finally, Ms. Glaser will share her experience as a major contributor of research and writing in the dynamic field of China studies.
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A few additional notes:
Please note that CSIS has an open position supporting Ms. Glaser
Please note that YCW is seeking a new Head of Social Media to refresh and drive our social media strategy. This is an exciting opportunity to contribute to the YCW community, and work alongside dynamic young professionals for a global organization. Details here
Lastly, please note the upcoming Asan Special Forum. Details here
We invite Bonnie S. Glaser, Senior Advisor for Asia; Director, China Power Project, Center for Strategic and International Studies to discuss.
Bonnie S. Glaser
Bonnie S. Glaser is a senior adviser for Asia and the director of the China Power Project at CSIS, where she works on issues related to Asia-Pacific security with a focus on Chinese foreign and security policy. She is concomitantly a nonresident fellow with the Lowy Institute in Sydney, Australia, and a senior associate with the CSIS Pacific Forum.
Ms. Glaser has worked for more than three decades at the intersection of Asia-Pacific geopolitics and U.S. policy. From 2008 to mid-2015, she was a senior adviser with the CSIS Freeman Chair in China Studies, and from 2003 to 2008, she was a senior associate in the CSIS International Security Program. Prior to joining CSIS, she served as a consultant for various U.S. government offices, including the Departments of Defense and State. Ms. Glaser has published widely in academic and policy journals, including the Washington Quarterly, China Quarterly, Asian Survey, International Security, Contemporary Southeast Asia, American Foreign Policy Interests, Far Eastern Economic Review, and Korean Journal of Defense Analysis, as well as in leading newspapers such as the New York Times and International Herald Tribune and in various edited volumes on Asian security. She is also a regular contributor to the Pacific Forum web journal Comparative Connections.
She is currently a board member of the U.S. Committee of the Council for Security Cooperation in the Asia Pacific and a member of both the Council on Foreign Relations and the International Institute for Strategic Studies. She served as a member of the Defense Department’s Defense Policy Board China Panel in 1997.
Ms. Glaser received her B.A. in political science from Boston University and her M.A. with concentrations in international economics and Chinese studies from the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies.