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Dr. Marc Lanteigne



Curriculum Vitae

Dr. Marc Lanteigne
Senior Research Associate, International Political Economy of East Asia, Ruhr University Bochum, Department of East Asian Studies (since 10/2017)

Research Interests

    China’s Foreign policy and regional and international relations
    China and East Asian comparative politics and politcal economy
    Non-traditional security (including economic security) in Asia
    Asian relations and diplomacy in the Polar Regions (Arctic, Antarctica)

Academic Career

    Senior Lecturer/Researcher, Centre for Defence and Security Studies, Massey University New Zealand
    Course Lecturer „Asia Pacific Security“, Peking Summer University Programme, Beijing, China, 07/2015 - 08/2017
    Senior Research Fellow, Research Group on Emerging Powers and Global Development (East Asia/Pacific), Norwegian Institute of International Affairs (NUPI), Oslo, Norway, 09/2014 - 10/2016
    Senior Lecturer, Department of Political Science and International Relations, Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand, 09/2010 - 09/2014
    Director of Research, New Zealand Contemporary China Research Centre, Vitoria University of Wellington, New Zealand, 09/2012 - 09/2014
    Member of Council for Security Cooperation in the Asia Pacific (CSCAP), New Zealand, 12/2010 - 06/2014
    Academic Coordinator, Academic exchanges with Peking University, Beijing and the Diplomatic Academy of Vietnam, Hanoi, International Office, Victoria University of Wellington, 01/2013 - 06/2014
    Lecturer, School of International Relations, Univeristy of St. Andrews, Scotland, United Kingdom, 09/2006 - 06/2010


    Ph.D. in Political Science (International Politics/Comparative Politics), McGill University Montréal.
    Doctoral Thesis: "Doorways and Mirrors: Chinese Power and International Institutions - China's policies of engagement with international institutions, economic and strategic, and their importance in enhanding China's standing as a great power and developing global power in the evolving post-cold war international order"
    Magister Artium in Political Science (East Asian institution-building), McGill University Montréal

Scholarships and awards

    Sasakawa Foundation for Fieldwork on Japan Scientific Diplomacy, Tokyo und Sapporo (2015)
    Victoria University of Wellington Grant for Overseas Fieldwork/Northern Europe (2013)
    Victoria University of Wellington, Research Fund Grand for Comparative American and Chinese Pacific Ocean Engagement (2012)
    Victoria University of Wellington Grant for fieldwork in Beijing and Shanghai, US Chinese Diplomacy (2011)
    Project Funding from Carnegie Trust of Scotland for joint St. Andrews-University of Glasgow research in Africa and China (2008-09)

Publications (Selection)


    Lanteigne, Marc; Lindgren, Wrenn Yennie; Sverdrup-Thygeson, Bjønar (eds.): Nordic-China Diplomacy, New York & London: Routledge, 2017.
    Lanteigne, Marc and Miwa Hirono (eds.): China's Evolving Approach to Peacekeeping, New York & London: Routledge, 2012, 152 p.
    Chinese Foreign Policy: An introduction, New York & London: Routledge, 2009, 234 S. (2nd ed. 2013, 3rd ed. 2015)
    Lanteigne, Marc and André Laliberté: The Chinese Party-State in the 21st Century: Adaption and the Reinvention of Legitimacy, New York & London: Routledge, 2008, 206 p.
    China and International Institutions: Alternate Paths to Global Power, New York: London & New York: Routledge, 2005, 240 p.

Journal Articles and Book Chapters

    (Co-Author: Sverdrup, Ulf): "Sino-Nordic Sub-regional Diplomacy and the '5+1' Model", in: China and Nordic Diplomacy, London & New York: Routledge, 2017, pp. 121-132.
    "Iceland’s Small State Diplomacy with China", in: China and Nordic Diplomacy, London & New York: Routledge, 2017, pp. 60-76.
    (Co-Autorin: Alexandra, Lina A.): "New Actors and Innovative Approaches to Peacebuilding: The Case of Myanmar", in: Rising Powers and Peacebuilding: Breaking the Mold?, Schweiz: SpringerLink, 2017, pp. 191-241.
    "The Russian Far East and the Northern Sea Route in Evolving Sino-Russian Strategic Relations", in: The Political Economy of Pacific Russia: Regional Developments in East Asia, Basingstoke: Palgrave, 2017, pp. 181-202.
    "Walking the Walk: Science Diplomacy and Identity-building in Asia-Arctic Relations", in: Jindal Global Law Reviw 8 (8), 2017.
    "'Have You Entered the Storehouses of the Snow?' China as a Norm Entrepreneur in the Arctic", in: Polar Record 53 (2), 2017, pp. 117-130.
    "Norden og Kina: 'Smått er godt' Islands økonomiske diplomati med Kina" ("'Small is Beautiful': Iceland’s Economic Diplomacy with China", in: Internasjonal Politikk 74 (3), 2016, available online.
    "Choppy Waters: The 'Return' of Fiji to Pacific Affairs After the 2014 Election", in: Third World Thematics: A Third World Quaterly Journal, 2016.
    "The Role of China in Emerging Arctic Security Discourses", in: S+F Sicherheit und Frieden / Security and Peace 3, 2015, pp. 150-155.
    (Co-Autor: Su Ping): "China’s Developing Arctic Policies: Myths and Misconceptions", in: Journal of China and International Relations 3 (1), 2015, pp. 1-25.
    (Co-Autorin: Aglaya Snetkov): "The Loud Dissenter and its Cautious Partner – Russia, China, and Global Governance and Humanitarian Interventions", in: International Relations of the Asia-Pacific 15 (1), 2015, pp. 113-146.
    "Fire Over Water: China’s Naval Modernisation and the Anti-Piracy Operations", in: Pacific Review 26 (3), 2013, pp. 289-312.

Conference Papers, Policy Briefs and Book Reviews

    "Who Benefits From China’s Belt and Road in the Arctic?", The Diplomat, 2017/09/12, Available online
    "Qatar and the Gulf Diplomatic Crisis in Focus", 2017/08/21, Massey University Website
    "China Loops the Arctic Into Its Belt and Road Vision", Arctic Deeply, 30.06.2017, Available online
    "Keeping the Gundpowder Dry", in: Arctic Deeply, 2017/03/06, Available online
    "Not Stopping Cold: China’s Emerging Strategies in the Arctic", Asia Centre, 2017/01/17, Available online
    (Co-Autor: Bjørnar Sverdrup-Thygeson): "China and Norway: Unpacking the Deal", The Diplomat, 2016/12/25, Available online
    "A Pivot to What? Asia-Pacific Foreign Policy under Trump", NUPI Policy Brief 39, 2016, Available online
    "The South China Sea after 'Philippines v. China': Summer of Our Discontent?", NUPI Policy Brief 25, 2016, Available online
    "China’s Belt and Road Initiative: Entering the Arctic", Conference Paper, 5th Arctic Circle Conference, Reykjavik, 2017.
    "The Genesis of China’s Arctic Strategy", Conference Paper, S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies PanGoal Workshop "New Challenges in Asia-Pacific Security", Beijing, China, 2017.
    "A China-Nordic '5+1' Diplomatic Model and the Role oft he Arctic", Conference Paper, China-Nordic Arctic Research Centre (CNARC) Conference, Dalian, China, 2017.
    "Push and Pull: South Pacific Regionalism and Sino-Western Soft Balancing", Conference Paper, der International Studies Association (ISA) Regional Conference, Hongkong, 2016.
    "Arctic Melting: Global and Nebraska Impacts", presentation at the University of Nebrasca, Kearney, 2016.
    "'How Far That Little Candle Throws Its Beams!' The Sino-Switzerland Free Trade Agreement and Questions fort he EU", Conference Paper, International Studies Association (ISA) Conference, Atlanta, USA, 2016.
    "Musings of a Near-Arctic State: China’s Cirumpolar Strategies", Conference Paper,Arctic Challenge for Sustainability (ArCS) International Seminar.
    "Project Current Change from Cooperation into Confrontation?", Conference "Security Environment in the Arctic Region", Sapporo, Japan, 2016.