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CURRICULAM VITAE

JEGANATHAN JAYAKUMAR
Home: Room No.109 Old University: Centre for European Studies
Brahmaputra Hostel School of International Studies
Jawaharlal Nehru University Jawaharlal Nehru University
New Delhi -110067. New Delhi-110067.
Mobile: +91-9971680639 Telephone: 011-26704148
Email: chamujegan@gmail.com

EDUCATION

2006 – Current Ph.D. ‘Dynamics of European Security after the Cold War: A Case Study
of the Expansion of the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation, 1990-2004’

Supervisor: Prof. Ummu Salma Bava – Professor and Chairperson of Centre


for European Studies, School of International Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru
University

2004 – 2006 M.Phil. ‘EU Nuclear Diplomacy with Iran: A Critical Appraisal’
(Grade: ‘A-’) Jawaharlal Nehru University

Supervisor: Prof. Ummu Salma Bava – Professor and Chairperson of Centre


for European Studies, School of International Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru
University

The study examined EU’s negotiation strategy under the stewardship of


Britain, France and Germany with Iran to relinquish its nuclear weapons
program through Carrot-and-Stick approach.

2002 – 2004 M.A. Defence and Strategic Studies (Grade: ‘A+’) University of Madras

Dissertation ‘Cyber Terrorism: A Dangerous Implication of the


Information Revolution Era’ Awarded - Ministry of Defence Agency
Medal for dissertation project.

1999 – 2002 BSc. Physics (First Class: ‘68 %’) Bharathidasan University

PUBLICATION

Prepared a research paper titled The Emergence of Regional Leaders in Asia: Issues, Interests
and Strategies and presented in the 12th International DGAP Summer School Berlin, July 6-19,
2008. en.dgap.org/midcom-serveattachmentguid.../final-paper_asia.pdf.
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ACADEMIC HONOURS

2008 Participated in the 12th International Summer School on Regional Leaders


and Global Challenges: Issues, Interests and Strategies organized by the
International Forum on Strategic Thinking (DGAP) on 6-19 July, 2008
in Berlin, Germany.

Participated in the workshop on Regional Security and Nuclear Disarmament


organised by the Institute of Peace and Conflict Studies (IPCS) in New
Delhi on 19-21 August 2008.

Participated in a strategic affairs workshop on Global Strategic Trends out


to 2040 organized jointly by Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses
(IDSA) and DCDC (Developments, Concepts and Doctrine Center) of
the Ministry of Defence (DoD), UK on 30-31 October 2008, New Delhi.

2007 Participated in the Friedrich Ebert Foundation New York Fall Academy for
Young International Policy Analysts: Understanding the United Nations,
organised by the Friedrich Ebert Foundation New York Office on
November 12-16, 2007 New York.

2005 Awarded Junior Research Fellowship by the University Grant Commission


(UGC) of India.

ADMINISTRATIVE/RESEARCH EXPERIENCE

2008 – 2009 Worked as a Project assistant in the Netherland Prime Minister Grants to set
up a library and reading cum seminar room for the Centre for European
Studies at the School of International Studies, JNU under the project
coordinator Prof. Ummu Salma Bava.

Worked as a Rapporteur in the Indian Council of World Affairs (ICWA)


organised panel discussion on India and EU approaches to Security, 26
February 2009, New Delhi

2008 Worked as a Rapporteur in the Institute of Peace and Conflict Studies


organised conference on Indo-US Strategic Cooperation in Southern Asia: A
Track II Dialogue held on 24-25 September 2008, New Delhi.

2005 Assisted in organizing the international conference on The Emerging Trends


in International Criminal Jurisprudence organized by the Indian Society of
International Law on 10-11 December 2005.

2004 Served as a member of the Jawaharlal Nehru University Students’ Union


Election Committee.
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RESEARCH INTEREST

My research interests lie in the field of European Foreign and Security policy in the post-Cold
War period. I am presently investigating the impact of NATO expansion after the Cold War on
European Security and examining its dynamics for my Ph.D. by using the defensive realism
approach.

ENGLISH LANGUAGE PROFICIENCY

Test Test Date Reading Listening Speaking Writing Total

TOEFL (I-BT) August 10, 2007 20/30 25/30 22/30 21/30 88/120

COMPUTER SKILLS

Applications: Proficient in working on MS-Office, OpenOffice.org and Internet search engines.

Operating System: Windows 98 to Windows Vista and Linux.

REFERENCES

Prof. Ummu Salma Bava, Prof. R.K. Jain


Professor and Chairperson Professor
Centre for European Studies Centre for European Studies
School of International Studies School of International Studies
Jawaharlal Nehru University Jawaharlal Nehru University
New Delhi– 110067. New Delhi– 110067.
Email: usbava@gmail.com Email:rkjain13@gmail.com