Pardee Center Announces Call for Proposals for Faculty Research Fellows Grants

The Pardee Center is pleased to announce a call for proposals for Faculty Research Fellows to begin in Spring 2022. By awarding seed grants of up to $10,000 per year, the Center seeks to catalyze interdisciplinary, policy-relevant research on future-oriented topics of global significance. The program is open to all full-time BU faculty. We will host an informational reception on Wednesday, November 10, 2021 at 4:00 pm. The deadline to submit proposals is Wednesday, December 1, 2021. Read more.

Webinar: “China’s Civilian Army: The Making of Wolf Warrior Diplomacy”

Join us on Tuesday, November 2 from 10:00-11:15 am ET for a virtual book talk by Peter Martin, the Defense Policy & Intelligence Reporter for Bloomberg News and author of the new book, China’s Civilian Army: The Making of Wolf Warrior Diplomacy (Oxford University Press 2021). The webinar will include a discussion featuring Pardee School of Global Studies Profs. Min Ye, Joseph Fewsmith, and Amb. Jorge Heine. Read more.

Webinar: “The Russia-China Quasi-Alliance and the Polar Silk Road”

Join the Pardee Center and the Center for the Study of Asia on Friday, November 12 at 9:00 am ET for a webinar titled “The Russia-China Quasi-Alliance and the Polar Silk Road.” The webinar, which is part of a virtual series presented by the Pardee School of Global Studies titled “Assessing China’s Belt and Road Initiative,” will feature a presentation by Lyle J. Goldstein (Research Professor, China Maritime Studies Institute (CMSI), Naval War College). Read more.

Graduate Summer Fellows Give Lightning Talks at Pardee Center Fall Reception

On September 8, the Pardee Center hosted its annual fall reception where the 2021 Graduate Summer Fellows gave a series of lightning talks on the outcomes of their summer research. The call for applications for the 2022 session of the Summer Fellows program, which is open to all BU graduate students, will be announced in January. Read more.