• Volunteer Leaders

    The team that keeps YCAPS on track and moving forward

    Jagannath Panda

    Director for Europe-Asia Research Cooperation


    Dr. Jagannath Panda is a leading expert on Indo-Pacific affairs, with a focus on China-India, Japan-India and Korea-India Relations. He is the Series Editor for Routledge Studies on Think Asia. Dr. Panda is the Director for Europe-Asia for YCAPS, and will aim to bridge the research and academic gap between the mainstream European and Asian strategic communities to discuss and talk about Asia-Pacific Security. He is the author of the book India-China Relations (Routledge: 2017) and China’s Path to Power (Pentagon Press: 2010). Dr. Panda’s recent work includes Quad Plus and Indo-Pacific (Routledge: 2021); Scaling India-Japan Cooperation in Indo-Pacific and Beyond 2025 (KW Publishing Ltd. 2019), and The Korean Peninsula and Indo-Pacific Power Politics: Status Security at Stake (Routledge, 2020).