Avantika Deb

Research Assistant

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Avantika Deb is a Research Assistant at the Observer Research Foundation, working on the Indo-Pacific & ASEAN Initiative, as well as the Japan Programme. Her core areas of interest include Japanese Foreign and Security Policy, international relations of East Asia, selected issues in the Indo-Pacific region, and areas of Strategic Studies focusing on insurgencies and the ethics of war. She has completed her Masters in International Relations from S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies (RSIS), Nanyang Technological University, Singapore.

Expertise

Japanese Foreign and Security Policy; Geopolitics of the Indo-Pacific Region; Insurgency and Counterinsurgency issues.

Education

  • MSc in International Relations from S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies (RSIS), NTU, Singapore;
  • B.A. in Political Science from Jadavpur University, Calcutta

Language Fluency

  • English
  • Bengali
  • Hindi