Shashank Joshi

Shashank is a London–based doctoral student of international relations at Harvard University’s Department of Government, and an Associate Fellow at the Royal United Services Institute (RUSI) in London . Shashank has a keen interest in security studies, military affairs, South Asia and the Middle East, and the the foreign and security policies of India, and civil-military relations.

Shashank has taught both economics and politics as a supervisor and teaching fellow at Cambridge and Harvard and worked for the National Democratic Institute (NDI) in Moscow on electoral analysis and democratic training projects, Citigroup in New York in their regulatory reporting division, and in RUSI’s Asia Programme on India and global security issues.
Shashank has written for a variety of academic, policy, and mainstream outlets, including The New York Times, The Telegraph, The Guardian, The Independent, The Financial Times, Foreign Policy, Orbis and (forthcoming) Journal of Strategic Studies.