Office of China Initiatives Presents Dr. Taylor Fravel
Guest Presenter: Dr. Taylor Fravel
Description: M. Taylor Fravel is the Arthur and Ruth SloanProfessor of Political Science and Director ofthe Security Studies Program at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Taylor studies international relations, with a focus on international security, China, and East Asia. Taylor is a graduate of Middlebury College and Stanford University, where he received his PhD. He also has graduate degrees from the London School of Economics and Oxford University, where he was a Rhodes Scholar. In 2016, he was named an Andrew Carnegie Fellow by the Carnegie Corporation. Taylor is a member of the board of directors of the National Committee on U.S.-China Relations and serves as the Principal Investigator for the Maritime Awareness Project.