Conor M. Kennedy

Assistant Professor Strategic and Operational Research Department
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Conor Kennedy is an assistant professor at the China Maritime Studies Institute. His research focuses on People's Republic of China maritime and military development and strategy.

Areas of Expertise

  • China
  • South China Sea


M.A., Johns Hopkins University, School of Advanced International Studies (Hopkins - Nanjing Center), International Studies

B.A., University of Massachusetts Amherst, Political Science

B.A., University of Massachusetts Amherst, Chinese Language

Research Contributions and Publications

Maritime Militia

PLA Navy

PLA Amphibious Warfare

PLAN Marine Corps

PLA Logistics and Sustainment

Other Honors

National Security Education Program
David L. Boren Fellow to China, 2013-2014

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