HeadshotMillerManjari Chatterjee Miller is Associate Professor of International Relations (with tenure) at the Frederick S. Pardee School of Global Studies at Boston University, and a Research Associate at the Oxford School of Global and Area Studies, University of Oxford. She works on foreign policy and security issues with a focus on South and East Asia.  Her book, Wronged by Empire: Post-Imperial Ideology and Foreign Policy in India and China (Stanford University Press) argues that the bitter history of colonialism affects the foreign policy behavior of India and China even today. She is also the author of Why Nations Rise: Narratives and the Path to Great Power (Oxford University Press, forthcoming) and the  co-editor of a Handbook on China-India Relations (Routledge).

She has been a non-resident fellow at the Atlantic Council, a fellow at the Belfer Center of Science and International Affairs, Harvard University, visiting associate professor at  the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy (National University of Singapore), and a visiting scholar at the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, Beijing, and the Crawford School of Public Policy, Australian National University, Canberra. Her work has been supported by grants from the Smith Richardson Foundation, the Stanton Foundation, the East-West Center, the Weatherhead Center for International Affairs, the South Asia Initiative, the Fairbank Center, the Singapore Ministry of Education, and the US Department of Education. Before joining Boston University, Miller completed her PhD at Harvard University, and a post-doctoral fellowship at Princeton University.


Associate Professor of International Relations