Prof. Srikanth Kondapali: Joined FNVA as a member of its Board of Advisors in March 2013

He is professor in Chinese Studies at Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi. He is also an Honorary Fellow at Institute of Chinese Studies, Delhi and Research Associate at Centre for Chinese Studies, University of Stellenbosch, South Africa.

He served at Indian Institute for Defence Studies, New Delhi for nearly twelve years. He is educated in Chinese studies in India and China with specialization in modern Chinese History. He learnt Chinese language at Beijing Language and Culture University and was a post-Doctoral visiting fellow at People’s University, Beijing from 1996-1998. He was a visiting Professor at National Chengchi University, Taipei in 2004.

He has published three books, two monographs, co-edited a volume and several articles in edited books and in national and international journals and newspapers. He has presented several research papers in both national and international conferences. Prof. Srikanth is a guest faculty member at College of Naval Warfare, Army War College, Indo-Tibetan Border Police Academy and Border Security Force Academy.