Jon R. Lindsay

Jon Lindsay is Assistant Professor of Digital Media and Global Affairs at the Munk School of Global Affairs & Public Policy and Department of Political Science at the University of Toronto. His research examines the interaction of technology and international security, with a focus on cybersecurity, military innovation, and grand strategy. His publications include China and Cybersecurity: Espionage, Strategy, and Politics in the Digital Domain (Oxford University Press, 2015), with Tai Ming Cheung and Derek Reveron, and Cross-Domain Deterrence: Strategy in an Era of Complexity (Oxford University Press, Forthcoming), with Erik Gartzke. Another book manuscript is under review, Shifting the Fog of War: Information Technology and Practice in Military Organizations. He holds a 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 University. He has served in the U.S. Navy with assignments in Europe, Latin America, and the Middle East.

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