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Oriana Skylar Mastro is a Center Fellow at the Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies and Courtesy Assistant Professor of Political Science at Stanford University where her research focuses on Chinese military and security policy, Asia-Pacific security issues, war termination, and coercive diplomacy. She is also a nonresident scholar, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace. She was previously an assistant professor of security studies at Georgetown University. She continues to serve in the United States Air Force Reserve at the Pentagon. For her contributions to U.S. strategy in Asia, she won the Individual Reservist of the Year Award in 2016 and 2022 (FGO). She has published widely, including in International Security, Security Studies, Foreign Affairs, Journal of Strategic Studies, The Washington Quarterly, the Economist and the New York Times. Her most recent book, Upstart: How China Became a Great Power (Oxford University Press, 2024), evaluates China’s approach to competition. Her book, The Costs of Conversation: Obstacles to Peace Talks in Wartime, (Cornell University Press, 2019), won the 2020 American Political Science Association International Security Section Best Book by an Untenured Faculty Member. She holds a B.A. in East Asian Studies from Stanford University and an M.A. and Ph.D. in Politics from Princeton University. Her publications and other commentary can be found at and on Twitter @osmastro.

梅惠琳博士是斯坦福大学弗里曼·史波格利国际问题研究所(Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies)研究员,兼任斯坦福大学政治学系助理教授,主要从事中国军事与安全政策、亚太安全、战争终止和强制外交等方面的研究。梅博士是卡内基国际和平基金会的非常驻学者。梅博士曾于乔治城大学担任安全研究助理教授,目前,她在五角大楼担任美国空军预备役。鉴于她为美国的亚洲战略所作出的贡献,梅博士于2016年及2022年荣获年度预备役杰出个人奖。梅博士常在《国际安全》(International Security)、《安全研究》(Security Studies)、《外交事务》(Foreign Affairs)、《战略研究学刊》(Journal of Strategic Studies)、《华盛顿季刊》(The Washington Quarterly)、《经济学人》(the Economist)和《纽约时报》(the New York Times)等期刊和媒体广泛发表文章。梅博士的最新著作 Upstart: How China Became a Great Power 将在2024年由牛津大学出版社出版,本书对中国崛起的竞争方式进行了评估。梅博士的著作《对话的代价: 战时和平谈判之障碍》一书(The Costs of Conversation: Obstacles to Peace Talks in Wartime)在2019年由康奈尔大学出版社出版,并于2020年被美国政治学协会国际安全分会评为非终身教职作者的最佳书籍。梅博士在斯坦佛大学获得东亚研究学士学位,并在普利斯顿大学获得政治学硕士与博士学位。若需了解梅博士的著作、文章及时评,可访问她的推特账号(@osmastro)和个人网站(。

Here is a feature on my academic career at Stanford


Here is a profile on me as FSI's Incoming Center Fellow 

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Here is a profile of me in SFS magazine.

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