Sulmaan Wasif Khan

Sulmaan Wasif Khan took his Ph.D. at Yale University and is currently Assistant Professor of International History and Chinese Foreign Relations at the Fletcher School, Tufts University. He also directs the Water and Oceans programme at the Center for International Environment and Resource Policy (CIERP).

His first book, Muslim, Trader, Nomad, Spy: China’s Cold War and the Tibetan Borderlands, was published in 2015 by UNC Chapel Hill Press. He has also written for The Economist and Prospect, among other journals.

Sulmaan’s new book is a history of the grand strategies pursued by the People’s Republic of China since 1949. Haunted by Chaos was published by Harvard University Press in 2018.