Christopher Ogden




Chris Ogden is Lecturer in Asian Security. He received his PhD in Politics & International Relations from the University of Edinburgh in July 2011.

He has previously taught at the Universities of Edinburgh, Glasgow and Durham, is recognised as a Fellow of the UK’s Higher Education Academy (HEA), and is currently a Senior Lecturer / Associate Professor at St Andrews. From June 2015, Chris will be a Visiting Scholar at the Chinese University of Hong Kong.


Area of expertise:

– Relationship between national identity, security and domestic politics in South Asia and East Asia

– China

– India

– Analytical uses of social psychology in IR


C. Ogden – CV


Latest Publications

 David Walton and Emilian Kavalski (eds.), Power Transition in Asia, Routledge, 2017.

Christopher Ogden, New South Asian Security: Six Core Relations Underpinning Regional Security, Orient Black Swan, 2016.


M.-A. Éthier et Éric Mottet (dir.), , Didactiques de l’histoire, de la géographie et de l’éducation à la citoyenneté : recherches et pratiques, De Boeck supérieur, 2016.


Tanguy Struye de Swielande and Dorothée Vandamme (eds.), , Power in the 21st Century: Determinants and Contours, Presses universitaires de Louvain, 2015.