Rajit Das is a Kennesaw State University, School of Conflict Management, Peacebuilding, and Development Ph.D. student in International Conflict Management. He has an M.S. in Conflict Analysis and Resolution and an M.A. in International Relations. His research interests lie in Indian foreign policy, U.S.-India relations, ethnic conflicts, nationalism, and international peacebuilding. He published in 2018 a book chapter on the role of legitimacy for external peacebuilding organizations in the context of the conflict in Kashmir.
Founded in 2011, South Asia Journal (SAJ) is a policy magazine focused on issues relating to South Asia. Bearing no political affiliation, the journal’s goal is to provide discerning, critical perspectives on the South Asian sub-continent and its evolving relationship to the broader world. SAJ aims to highlight emerging regional trends, especially issues which call for more emphasis among decision makers and policy framers.