Associate Professor in the Department of Government, Dartmouth College
Faculty Associate at the Reischauer Institute for Japanese Studies, Harvard University
Professor Lind holds a Ph.D. in Political Science from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, a Master’s in Pacific International Affairs from the University of California, San Diego, and a B.A. from the University of California, Berkeley.
Professor Lind is the author of Sorry States: Apologies in International Politics [buy now], a book that examines the effect of war memory on international reconciliation (Cornell University Press, 2008). She has also authored scholarly articles in International Security and International Studies Quarterly, and writes for wider audiences within the Atlantic and Foreign Affairs. She has been quoted and interviewed by PBS Newshour, National Public Radio, the Washington Post, Los Angeles Times, and The Wall Street Journal.
Professor Lind is a Fellow in the U.S.-Japan Network for the Future (a network for leading U.S.-based Japan specialists, run by the Maureen and Mike Mansfield Foundation and the Japan Foundation Center for Global Partnership). In autumn 2014 she was a Fellow at the Sasakawa Peace Foundation, and a Visiting Scholar at the Waseda University for Advanced Study in Tokyo, Japan. Lind has worked as a consultant for RAND and for the Office of the Secretary, U.S. Department of Defense, and previously lived and worked in Japan. Her current research projects include an article about the coming struggle for the Western Pacific between the United States and China, and a book project about the speed and complexity with which countries rise to the status of great powers.
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