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David M. Lampton is Hyman Professor and Director China Studies at the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies, having also served as Dean of Faculty from 2004-2012. Formerly President of the National Committee on United States-China Relations, he is
Kerry Brown is on the Board of Advisors for Young China Watchers (YCW). Kerry Brown is Executive Director of the China Studies Centre at the University of Sydney,and Professor of Chinese Politics. He was previously Head of the Asia Programme at Chatham House.
Adam Webb is Resident Professor of Political Science at Johns Hopkins University’s Hopkins-Nanjing Centre. He received his AB in Social Studies from Harvard and his PhD in Politics from Princeton. He was also a Visiting Scholar at the American Academy
Dr. Francisco González is the Riordan Roett Senior Associate Professor of Latin American Studies at the Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS). His research interests include the political economy of Latin America, global and regional energy issues,
Nigel Inkster is a director of Transnational Threats and Political Risk at the International Institute for Strategic Studies. He served for 31 years in the British Secret Intelligence Services (SIS). He had postings in Asia, Latin America and Europe and worked