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Rush Doshi

Special Advisor to the Chairman and CEO

Rush Doshi is Special Advisor to the Chairman and CEO at The Asia Group. He provides advice and assistance with special projects, research, and writing, among other matters.

Rush is also the Brookings-Yale Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the Brookings Institution and Yale Law School’s Paul Tsai China Center. His research focuses on Chinese grand strategy and Indo-Pacific security issues. In addition, Rush serves as Research Director for the McCain Institute’s Kissinger Fellowship Series on U.S.-China Relations and an Adjunct Fellow at the Center for a New American Security.

Rush was a member of the Asia Policy Working Group for Hillary Clinton’s 2016 presidential campaign. He was formerly an analyst at Long Term Strategy Group focusing on Indo-Pacific security issues; prior to that, he researched international economic issues as an analyst at Rock Creek Global Advisors, consulted for the Office of the Secretary of Defense, participated in various studies at the Naval War College, and was an Arthur Liman Fellow at the Department of State. Rush was a Fulbright Fellow in China for one year where he researched Sino-Indian relations.

His research has appeared in or is forthcoming in The Wall Street Journal, Foreign Affairs, the Washington Post, The Washington Quarterly, Strategic Asia, and International Organization, among other publications.

Rush Doshi received his PhD from Harvard University, where he wrote his dissertation on Chinese grand strategy as a Raymond Vernon Fellow. He received his BA from The Princeton School of Public and International Affairs (Phi Beta Kappa, summa cum laude), where he received the Myron T. Herrick Prize and a minor in East Asian Studies. He is proficient in Mandarin and Hindi.