Dr. Shambaugh is a professor of political science and international affairs and the founding director of the China Policy Program in the Elliott School of International Affairs at George Washington University. He is also a nonresident senior fellow in the Foreign Policy Studies Program and Center for Northeast Asian Policy Studies at The Brookings Institution. He was previously reader in Chinese Politics in the University of London’s School of Oriental & African Studies, where he also served as editor of The China Quarterly. He is a frequent contributor to the international media, serves on a number of editorial boards, and has been a consultant to various governments, research institutions, foundations, and private corporations. As an author, he has written or edited 30 books, including China Goes Global: The Partial Power (2013); Tangled Titans: The United States and China (2012); Charting China’s Future: Domestic & International Challenges (2011); China’s Communist Party: Atrophy & Adaptation (2008); and International Relations of Asia (2008); Power Shift: China & Asia’s New Dynamics (2005).