Jagannath Panda

Head of the East Asia Centre, Institute of Defence Studies and Analyses (IDSA)


Jagannath Panda is a Research Fellow and head of the East Asia Centre of Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses (IDSA). Jagannath is the author of “India-China Relations: Politics of Resources, Identity and Authority in a Multipolar World Order”. In addition, Jagannath Panda is a member of the Editorial Board of the Journal of Asian Public Policy and is the first South Asian scholar to receive the prestigious East Asia Institute (EAI) fellowship for 2016. In 2000, he became a gold medal recipient of the V. K. Krishna Menon Memorial awarded by the Indian Society of International Law & Diplomacy in New Delhi.