Belt & Road in Global Perspective
A map highlighting all the countries of the BRI


The leadership

Headshot of Edward Schatz

Associate Professor of Political Science & Director, Centre for European, Russian, and Eurasian Studies (CERES)

Headshot of Rachel Silvey

Richard Charles Lee Director, Asian Institute Professor, Department of Geography

The team

Neekoo Collett, PhD candidate; Associate Editor, Transformations: Downstream effects of the BRI

Stephen Smith, Postdoctoral Fellow

Dillon Byrd, Project Assistant

Joshua Barker, Dean, School of Graduate Studies; Collaborate Master's Program in Asia-Pacific Studies, Asian Institute

Francis Cody, Director, Dr. David Chu Program in Contemporary Asian Studies; Associate Professor/Centre for South Asian Studies and Department of Anthropology, UTM

Diana Fu, Director, East Asia Seminar Series; Associate Professor, Department of Political Science

Seva Gunitsky, Associate Professor, Department of Political Science; Affiliated Faculty, CERES

Filiz Kahraman, Assistant Professor of Political Science, UTSC; Affiliated Faculty, CERES

Matthew Light, Assistant Professor of Criminology and Sociolegal Studies; Affiliated Faculty, CERES

Phillip Lipscy, Associate Professor, Department of Political Science; Chair in Japanese Politics and Global Affairs; Director, Centre for the Study of Global Japan; Affiliated Faculty, CSUS and Asian Institute

Katharine Rankin, Professor, Department of Geography and Planning; Centre for South Asian Studies

Lucan Ahmad Way, Professor of Political Science; Co-Director of the Petro Jacyk Program for the Study of Ukraine at CERES

Wendy Wong, Professor of Political Science