Patrick Mendis is a former Rajawali senior fellow of the Kennedy School of Government’s Ash Center for Democratic Governance and Innovation at Harvard University and a commissioner of the US National Commission for UNESCO at the State Department. He also serves as a visiting fellow at Peking University’s School of International Studies, a visiting researcher of China’s national Confucius Research Institute in Qufu, and a distinguished visiting professor of international politics at Zhejiang University in Hangzhou, China. Professor Mendis is a distinguished scholar and senior expert for the US Confucius Institute at George Mason University (GMU), where he is serving as an adjunct professor of geography and geoinformation science and had earlier served as a distinguished senior fellow and affiliate professor of public and international affairs at the School of Public Policy. A fellow of the World Academy of Art and Science, Dr. Mendis serves as an advisor to the Harvard International Review, an editor of The Public Manager, an advisor to The Encyclopedia of the Sri Lankan Diaspora at the National University of Singapore, and a councilor on the Harvard Kennedy School Alumni DC Council Board. In 2015, he established the Millennials Award for Leadership and Service at Harvard University.

Books

Peaceful War: How the Chinese Dream and the American Destiny Create a Pacific New World Order (2013) ISBN 978-0-7618-6186-7

Commercial Providence: The Secret Destiny of the American Empire (2010) ISBN 978-0-7618-5244-5

Trade for Peace (2009) ISBN 978-1440115462

Glocalization (2007) ISBN 9781430306337

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