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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 a PhD Candidate and Raymond Vernon Fellow at Harvard University’s Department of Government where he is writing a dissertation on military, economic, and international institutional coordination in China’s post-Cold War grand strategy that relies on Mandarin-language primary sources. From 2017-2018, he is also a Pre-Doctoral Fellow at George Washington University’s Institute for Security and Conflict Studies.

Rush’s main research interests include Chinese and Indian foreign policy, he is proficient in Mandarin and Hindi, and his work has appeared online or in print at The Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post, Foreign Affairs, The National Interest, and The Hill, among other publications.

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 Asia-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.

Rush graduated from Princeton’s Woodrow Wilson School (Phi Beta Kappa, summa cum laude) with a minor in East Asian Studies and received the Myron T. Herrick Prize for best Woodrow Wilson School thesis.