Archive: Term of service 06 October 2006–04 October 2010

Bates Gill new SIPRI Director

The Government has today appointed Professor Bates Gill as Director for the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI) from 1 September 2007.

Bates Gill is an internationally leading expert in Asian foreign and security policy and holds a professorship in this subject at the Center for Strategic and International Studies in Washington. He has previously been Director of the Center for Northeast Asian Policy Studies at the Brookings Institution, Head of the East Asian Nonproliferation Programme at the Center for Nonproliferation Studies, Monterey, USA and Professor at Johns Hopkins University in Nanjing, China.


Ulf Lindell
Department for Disarmament and Non-Proliferation
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