Dr Pradeep Taneja is a fellow of the Australia India Institute at the University of Melbourne, where he also lectures in Asian politics, political economy and international relations in the School of Social and Political Sciences. His current research interests include Sino-Indian relations, the rise of China and India as regional and global powers and government-business relations in Asia.
He was director of International Programs in the Graduate School of Management at La Trobe University. He has also held senior academic positions at a number of other universities in Australia and Asia.
He is frequently interviewed by Australian and Asian media on current events. In addition to numerous academic publications, he regularly publishes opinion pieces in major newspapers and websites. Dr Taneja earned his PhD from Griffith University, Brisbane, and MA from Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi.