Merrick Hall | Room 301

Robert Ross, Ph.D., professor of political science at Boston College, discusses “The Rise of China and the New Balance of Power in East Asia,” in Room 301 of Merrick Hall, 65 S. Sandusky St., Delaware. Ross is an associate at the John King Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies at Harvard University and a member of the Academic Advisory Group, U.S.-China Working Group, U.S. Congress; the Council on Foreign Relations; and the National Committee for U.S.-China Relations. His recent publications include “Strategic Adjustment and the Rise of China: Power and Politics in East Asia,” “Chinese Security Policy: Structure, Power, and Politics,” and “New Directions in the Study of Chinese Foreign Policy.” His presentation is OWU’s 15th Annual Corinne Lyman Lecture on International Studies. Admission is free. Learn more at