Dr. Jared McKinney

Jared McKinney

Per Course Faculty


Defense and Strategic Studies

Role: Faculty

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Missouri State University
Defense and Strategic Studies
9302 Lee Hwy Suite 760
Fairfax, VA 22031


Dr. Jared Morgan McKinney is a scholar of international relations with a focus on East Asia and great power peace. He holds a PhD from Singapore’s Nanyang Technological University (S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies). In addition to master’s degrees from Peking University and the London School of Economics, he is also a graduate of Missouri State University’s Defense and Strategic Studies program. He has published academic articles in a variety of journals including: The Journal of Strategic Studies, Third World Quarterly, and Comparative Strategy, and the Journal of Indo-Pacific Affairs. He is working on a book provisionally entitled, Journey to Peace: How Great Powers Coexist.



  • PhD, Nanyang Technological University (Singapore)
  • MS, Peking University
  • MS, London School of Economics
  • MS, Defense and Strategic Studies, Missouri State University