Center for International Education
December 2006

Reardon recognized for International Excellence

Chris Reardon
Professor Chris Reardon
(Lisa Nugent, UNH Photo Services)

Professor Chris Reardon, Department of Political Science, was named recipient of the 2006-07 Award for Excellence in International Engagement. Reardon came to UNH in 1991 following the completion of his Ph.D. at Columbia University. An international relations scholar with special expertise in East Asia/China, Reardon has a long list of publications, including his recent book, The Reluctant Dragon: Crisis Cycles in Chinese Foreign Economic Policy. He has served as organizer, moderator or discussant for presentations on a number of foreign affairs topics, including the 2004-05 Political Science Forum lecture-discussion series on the Iraq War.

Reardon was selected by the Woodrow Wilson Center as a 2001-02 Luce Foundation Faculty Fellow in Asian Studies, and he currently holds the UNH Class of 1941 Professorship. His campus involvements also include teaching and student advising for the international affairs dual major.