About Sumantra Maitra
Sumantra Maitra is a Doctoral Researcher on Russian Foreign policy and Neo-Realism, with a special focus on Ukraine, at the University of Nottingham, under the supervision of Dr Bettina Renz and Dr Matthew Rendall.
He is also Foreign affairs columnist for China.org.cn, War on the Rocks, The Interpreter Magazine, Russia-Direct, and regular contributor to Center of Land Warfare, New Delhi.
He is funded by the Vice Chancellor's Scholarship for Research Excellence (International), University of Nottingham.
Previously completed Master of Journalism and Mass Communication from Sikkim Manipal University in India with Grade A.
Went on to complete Master of International Studies from the University of Otago, New Zealand, with Distinctions in International Politics and Global Economy.
Awarded the Coursework Masters Scholarship at the University of Otago.
Some previous papers can be found at SSRN.
Spends a lot of time tweeting @MrMaitra, at the expense of real life.