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Van Jackson

Dr. Van Jackson is an American political scientist, strategist, and media commentator specializing in Asian security and defense affairs. His second book, just out with Cambridge University Press, is On the Brink: Trump, Kim and the Threat of Nuclear War (2018). He is a Senior Lecturer in International Relations at Victoria University of Wellington, and concurrently holds two think tank appointments: as a Wilson Center Global Fellow at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars in Washington, and as the Defence & Strategy Fellow at the Centre for Strategic Studies in Wellington, New Zealand.