Bio

Ankit Panda is an award-winning writer, analyst, and researcher focusing on international security, geopolitics, and economics. His work has appeared in a range of publications across the world, including the Diplomat, the Atlantic, the Washington Quarterly, Al Jazeera, Politico Magazine, and War on the Rocks.

He is currently a senior editor at The Diplomat, where he writes daily on security, geopolitics, and economics in the Asia-Pacific region and hosts a popular podcast. He is also an adjunct senior fellow at the Federation of American Scientists. Panda is additionally an editor at the Council on Foreign Relations and writes a column on Asian geopolitics for the South China Morning Post.

Panda has additionally published longer-form scholarly research in journals including the Washington Quarterly and India Review. He is additionally a contributor to the International Institute on Strategic Studies’ Asia-Pacific Regional Security Assessment and Strategic Survey. Panda has also consulted for a range of private and public institutions. He is a frequent participant in Track-2 dialogues in Asia, Europe, and North America.

Panda is a graduate of the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs at Princeton University. He lives in New York City and tweets at @nktpnd.

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