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Email: jon [dot] lindsay [at] utoronto [dot] ca
Phone: 416-946-8866
Mail: 315 Bloor Street West 
Toronto, Ontario, M5S 0A7 Canada
Office: Room 219, 315 Bloor (The Observatory)

I am Assistant Professor of Digital Media and Global Affairs at the University of Toronto, Munk School of Global AffairsI study the impact of technology on global security, with a focus on cybersecurity, military innovation, and grand strategy. 

Mpublications include China and Cybersecurity: Espionage, Strategy, and Politics in the Digital Domain (Oxford University Press, 2015), co-edited with Tai Ming Cheung and Derek Reveron, and articles in International Security, Security Studies, Journal of Strategic StudiesTechnology and Culture, and the Journal of Cybersecurity. I am currently completing a book, Shifting the Fog of War: Technology, Institutions, and the Politics of Control, and working on a multi-institutional project on cross domain deterrence.

I received my Ph.D. in political science from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an M.S. in computer science and B.S. in symbolic systems from Stanford UniversityI have served in the U.S. Navy with operational assignments in Europe, Latin America, and the Middle East.

(and this is a black bear exploiting a vulnerability, or a feature, in Sequoia National Park)