Peering Across the Himalayas: “Strategic Idiosyncrasies” in Indian Foreign Policy, and China
Journalist and policy research professional
Hindi, Bangla, Chinese, Qualitative Methods
Deep Pal is recipient of the 2015-2016 Henry M. Jackson Doctoral fellowship at University of Washington’s Jackson School of International Studies. He is also affiliated to the National Bureau of Asian Research (NBR) as a Non-Resident Fellow. Deep’s research interests include Indian foreign and security policy, Sino-Indian relations, Indo-U.S. relations, and International Relations. He has vast experience working in India as a political and business journalist for a decade. Most recently, he researched and wrote on security issues in Asia for NBR, and at the Center for Strategic and International Studies in Washington, D.C. Deep has a master’s degree in International Affairs from The George Washington University.
- Deep Pal. “Addressing India’s Strategic Needs Through a National Space Law,” Jackson School – IPI, April 12, 2016.
- Deep Pal. “Reorienting India’s Foreign Policy: Neighborhood First,” NBR, January 2016.
- Deep Pal. “Winning and wielding national power in Asia,” Review of Strategic Asia 2015-16: Foundations of National Power in the Asia-Pacific, by Ashley J Tellis, with Alison Szalwinski and Michael Wills. January 2016, Strategic Review.
- Deep Pal. “All’s Not Well For Xi After Visiting Obama,” The Quint. September 26, 2015.
- Deep Pal. “A Tale of Two Visits: Narendra Modi and Xi Jinping in Washington,” The Quint. September 25, 2015.
- Deep Pal. “Why China Doesn’t Get Terrorism,” The Wire. July 20, 2015.
- Deep Pal. “AIIB: An Opportunity for India to Assert Itself,” The Quint. July 04, 2015.
- Boonie S. Glaser, Deep Pal. “China’s Regional Grand Strategy and the China Dream,” Regional Security Assessment 2015, IISS Strategic Dossier, May 2015.
- Deep Pal. “President Obama’s Visit to India: Beyond Symbolism” NBR. January 10, 2015.
- Deep Pal. “Afghanistan-Pakistan: Building Peace, Ensuring Stability” NBR. January 15, 2015.
- Bonnie S. Glaser, Deep Pal. “Is China’s Charm Offensive Dead?” China Brief. July 31, 2014.
- Deep Pal. “How China May Still Win Despite Pulling Out its Rig” CSIS cogitASIA, July 23, 2014.
- Boonie S. Glaser, Deep Pal. “The US’ rebalance in 2013,” Regional Security Assessment 2014, IISS Strategic Dossier, May 2014.
- Deep Pal. “How India’s Politicians are Talking Louder but Saying Less,” Foreign Policy, April 10, 2014.
- Deep Pal. “Decoding Narendra Modi’s foreign policy,” Foreign Policy, March 6, 2014.
- Bonnie S. Glaser, Deep Pal.“China’s Periphery Diplomacy Initiative,” China-US Focus, November 07, 2013.
- Deep Pal. “A Code of Conduct for the South China Sea?” The Diplomat, September 25, 2013.
- Bonnie S. Glaser, Deep Pal. “How Will China React to a Military Strike on Syria?” CSIS, September 5, 2013.
Fellowships & Grants
- Frank F. Conlon Fellowship in South Asian Studies, South Asia Center, University of Washington, 2016.
- Space Security Initiative (SSI) Junior Fellow, IPI, University of Washington, 2015-2016.
- Henry M. Jackson Doctoral Fellowship, University of Washintong, 2015-2016.
- Mentor, Elliott School Undergraduate Scholars Program, The George Washington University, 2013-2014.
- Sigur Center language study grant, Sigur Center for Asian Studies, The George Washington University, 2013.
- Freeman Foundation International Fellowship, Elliott School of International Affairs, The George Washington University, 2013.
- High Honors Fellowship, Elliott School of International Affairs, The George Washington University, 2012-2014