Debasis Bhattacharya is currently working as Professor at Amity Business School Amity University Gurugram. He is also Managing Editor of the Centre for BRICS Studies Newsletter Series a Centre of Excellence in the university. Bhattacharya received his Doctorate in Political Science from the University of Oregon USA. He received his MA in International Studies from the Josef Korbel School of International Studies University of Denver USA and MA in Economics from Delhi School of Economics University of Delhi India. He has more than 22 years of teaching research and corporate experience in India and the USA. His interest areas include international relations foreign policy international trade policy international political economy international business international diplomacy and international organizations.