Biography

Adam Segal is the Maurice R. Greenberg Senior Fellow for China Studies at the Council on Foreign Relations.  He is the author of two books on Asia and technology, and his writing has appeared in publications such as Financial Times, Washington Post, Los Angeles Times, Foreign Affairs, Asian Wall Street Journal, and International Herald Tribune.  He has appeared as a commentator on several networks including Bloomberg, CNN, NBC, NPR, and the BBC.  He is also a research associate of the National Asia Research Program.

Before working at CFR, Dr. Segal was an arms control analyst for the China Project at the Union of Concerned Scientists.  He has been a visiting scholar at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology's Center for International Studies, the Shanghai Academy of Social Sciences, and Tsinghua University in Beijing, and has taught at Vassar College and Columbia University.  Dr. Segal has a PhD and a BA in government from Cornell University, and a MA in international relations from the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University,

He lives in New York City with his wife and two children.