Jon R. Lindsay

Assistant Professor of Digital Media and Global Affairs

Munk School of Global Affairs & Public Policy | Department of Political Science

University of Toronto

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. He is the author of Information Technology and Military Power (Cornell University Press, 2020) and co-editor of 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, 2019), with Erik Gartzke, as well as publications in international relations, intelligence studies, and the sociology of technology. He is currently working on a book project called "Age of Deception: Technology, Intelligence, and Control in International Relations." 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 also served in the U.S. Navy with assignments in Europe, Latin America, and the Middle East.

Curriculum Vitae

  • Email: jon [dot] lindsay [at] utoronto [dot] ca

  • Twitter: @jonrlindsay

  • Phone: 416-946-8866

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