Non-Resident Fellow, Brookings Institution, Washington, DC; Senior Visiting Research Fellow, Centre for International Law, National University of Singapore; Senior Research Fellow, University of Cambridge. Has held fellowships Harvard Law School, the Center for Strategic and International Studies and the Harvard Kennedy School. Works on the politics, law and security of the Asia-Pacific region, with a focus on the South China Sea dispute. Also studies nationalism and race and religious relations in South-East Asia. Advocate and Solicitor, Supreme Court of Singapore. Member, Global Future Council on International Security, World Economic Forum. Former: Senior Producer, television news station in Asia; Editor-in-Chief, Cambridge Review of International Affairs and Singapore Law Review. Has written for leading publications and broadsheets and has been interviewed by and quoted in various broadcast and print media.