Dr Benjamin Herscovitch

Dr Benjamin Herscovitch is a Research Fellow at the School of Regulation and Global Governance at the Australian National University, where he focuses on China’s economic statecraft and Australia-China relations. He is a member of the ANU Working Group on Geoeconomics.

Prior to joining RegNet, Dr Herscovitch was an analyst and policy officer in the Department of Defence, specialising in China’s external policy and Australia’s defence diplomacy. He was previously a researcher for Beijing-based think-tanks and consultancies.

Dr Herscovitch holds a Bachelor of International Studies from the University of New South Wales (1st Class Honours and the University Medal) and a PhD in political theory from the University of Sydney.