Peter Alan Dutton, J.D.

Cmdr., U.S. Navy

Professor Strategic and Operational Research Department
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Biography

Professor Dutton's research focuses on Chinese views of sovereignty and international law and how those views are shaped by geostrategic and historical factors. He advises senior officials and military leaders across the government and has testified before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee and the House Armed Services and Foreign Affairs Committees. Dutton is a retired Navy Judge Advocate and former Naval Flight Officer. He holds a JD from the College of William and Mary and is completing a PhD at King’s College London. He is an adjunct professor of law at NYU School of Law and a Research Fellow at the US-Asia Law Institute there.

Areas of Expertise

  • China
  • Geopolitics
  • International Law
  • Maritime Strategy

News, Media, & Events

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23rd International Seapower Symposium

Sep. 18, 2018
8:00 a.m.
U.S. Naval War College, 686 Cushing Road, Newport, RI 02841
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U.S. Wary of Its New Neighbor in Djibouti: A Chinese Naval Base

Feb. 23, 2017
The New York Times
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