| 02 March 2011

Lowy Institute appoints eminent China specialist Linda Jakobson

We are pleased to announce that Linda Jakobson will be joining the Lowy Institute as its newly appointed East Asia Program Director in April 2011.Linda Jakobson was previously Director of the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI) Programme on China and Global Security. She has lived and worked in the People’s Republic of China for over 15 years and published six books on Chinese and East Asian society. 'A Decade in China' (M. Evans, 1998) won the 1998 Finnish Government Publication Award. A Mandarin speaker, she has published extensively on China’s foreign policy, the Taiwan Strait, China’s energy security, and climate change and science and technology polices. Lowy Institute for International Policy

  • Lowy Institute for International Policy

We are pleased to announce that Linda Jakobson will be joining the Lowy Institute as its newly appointed East Asia Program Director in April 2011.Linda Jakobson was previously Director of the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI) Programme on China and Global Security. She has lived and worked in the People’s Republic of China for over 15 years and published six books on Chinese and East Asian society. 'A Decade in China' (M. Evans, 1998) won the 1998 Finnish Government Publication Award. A Mandarin speaker, she has published extensively on China’s foreign policy, the Taiwan Strait, China’s energy security, and climate change and science and technology polices. Lowy Institute for International Policy

  • Lowy Institute for International Policy