Sergey Radchenko is Zi Jiang Distinguished Professor at East China Normal University, Global Fellow at the Wilson Center, and Reader in International Politics at Aberystwyth University, Wales. His research interests include the Cold War and the history of Chinese and Soviet foreign relations. He is the author of Two Suns in the Heavens: the Sino-Soviet Struggle for Supremacy (Woodrow Wilson Center Press and Stanford University Press, 2009) and Unwanted Visionaries: the Soviet Failure in Asia at the End of the Cold War (Oxford University Press, 2014). He is currently working on a history of Chinese foreign relations since 1949.

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Short-term Scholar, Kennan Institute, May-June 2006. Project Title: The China Puzzle: Soviet Policy Toward the PRC, 1962-1967; Public Policy Scholar, History and Public Policy Program, September-December 2013. Project Title: "China's Foreign Policy under Mao Zedong"