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Prof. Garver participates in Brookings Institute Forum
Brookings Institute (July 20, 2010) — Professor John Garver participated in a forum held at the Brookings Institution in May 2010. The Brookings Institution discussion was based around U.S.-China Global Challenges.
Professor Garver spoke specifically about China-Iran issues at this forum (and has a background on Chinese foreign relations and Asian international relations).
The C-SPAN video of this program may be watched here.
Dr. Garver has authored nine books on Sino-Soviet, Sino-American, and Sino-Indian, Sino-Iranian, and Sino-Middle East relations, and nearly one hundred articles on China’s foreign relations. He is a member of the National Committee on U.S.-China Relations, participates frequently in various Asia policy related fora, and has lived for extended periods in China, Taiwan, India, and Pakistan. He speaks Chinese and German. He is the recipient of awards from the U.S. National Academy of Science’s Committee on Scholarly Communications with the People’s Republic of China, the Fulbright Foundation, the U.S. Department of Education, the Chiang Ching-Kuo Foundation, the U.S. Institute for Pakistan Studies, the Pacific Cultural Foundation, and the Smith Richardson Foundation. He set up, and directed for a number of years, an exchange program between Georgia Tech and Fudan University in Shanghai and a multi-country program on East Asian development. He currently serves on the editorial boards of The China Quarterly, The Journal of Contemporary China, Asia Security, and Issues and Studies.
Professor John Garver's bio
The Georgia Institute of Technology is one of the nation's premier research universities. Ranked seventh among U.S. News & World Report's top public universities, Georgia Tech's more than 20,000 students are enrolled in its Colleges of Architecture, Computing, Engineering, Liberal Arts, Management and Sciences. Tech is among the nation's top producers of women and minority engineers. The Institute offers research opportunities to both undergraduate and graduate students and is home to more than 100 interdisciplinary units plus the Georgia Tech Research Institute.