Bonnie S. Glaser is a senior adviser for Asia and the director of the China Power Project at CSIS, where she works on issues related to Asia-Pacific security with a focus on Chinese foreign and security policy. She is concomitantly a nonresident fellow with the Lowy Institute in Sydney, Australia, and a senior associate with the CSIS Pacific Forum. Ms. Glaser has worked for more than three decades at the intersection of Asia-Pacific geopolitics and U.S. policy. From 2008 to mid-2015, she was a senior adviser with the CSIS Freeman Chair in China Studies, and from 2003 to 2008, she was a senior associate in the CSIS International Security Program. Prior to joining CSIS, she served as a consultant for various U.S. government offices, including the Departments of Defense and State. Ms. Glaser has published widely in academic and policy journals, including the Washington Quarterly,China Quarterly, Asian Survey,International Security,Contemporary Southeast Asia, American Foreign Policy Interests, Far Eastern Economic Review, and Korean Journal of Defense Analysis, as well as in leading newspapers such as the New York Times and International Herald Tribune and in various edited volumes on Asian security. She has appeared on CNN, the PBS News Hour, BBC, National Public Radio and many other media outlet. Ms. Glaser is also a regular contributor to the Pacific Forum web journal Comparative Connections. She is currently a board member of the U.S. Committee of the Council for Security Cooperation in the Asia Pacific and a member of both the Council on Foreign Relations and the International Institute for Strategic Studies. She served as a member of the Defense Department’s Defense Policy Board China Panel in 1997. Ms. Glaser received her B.A. in political science from Boston University and her M.A. with concentrations in international economics and Chinese studies from the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies.
Sub-specialties: Chinese foreign policy, US-China relations, North Korea, South China Sea, Taiwan and cross-Strait relations.
That Was Then
Aspen Security Forum [July 19, 2017]
The Good, the THAAD, and the Ugly
Foreign Affairs [February 15, 2017]
Taiwan and Trump Break Protocol
CSIS Podcast [December 2016]
Interview with Bonnie Glaser
CGTN [October 20, 2016]
South China Sea: The world's next big war?
Al Jazeera [October 15, 2016]
What next in the dispute over the South China Sea?
PBS Newshour [July 12, 2016]