Research Fellow, Institute of South Asian Studies
Dr Yogesh Joshi is a research fellow at the Institute of South Asian Studies (ISAS) at the National University of Singapore and a non-resident global fellow with the Woodrow Wilson Center for Scholars, Washington DC. Before joining ISAS, he was a MacArthur and Stanton Nuclear Postdoctoral Fellow at the Center for International Security and Cooperation, Stanford University, US. He holds a doctorate in International Politics from Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi. His research focuses on contemporary Indian foreign and national security policy, with an emphasis on Indo-Pacific’s balance of power, evolution of India’s military power and its approach to use of force in international relations. He has co-authored books such as India and Nuclear Asia: Forces Doctrines and Dangers (Georgetown University Press, 2018) and Asia’s Emerging Balance of Power: The US ‘Pivot’ and Indian Foreign Policy (Palgrave Macmillan, 2016). His research has also been published in various publications such as Survival, Asian Security, India Review, US Naval War College Review, International Affairs, Contemporary Security Policy, Diplomacy and Statecraft, Asia Policy, International History Review and Harvard Asia Quarterly.