Vinay Kaura, PhD, is an Assistant Professor at the Department of International Affairs and Security Studies, Sardar Patel University of Police, Security and Criminal Justice, Rajasthan.
He is also the Coordinator at the Center for Peace and Conflict Studies in Jaipur. His research interests include India’s neighbourhood policy, especially on the western front; Afghanistan-Pakistan relations; counter-terrorism and counter-insurgency; and conflict resolution in Kashmir. He regularly writes for academic journals, newspapers and blogs on issues pertaining to India's national security and foreign policy. He can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.