June Dreyer

June Teufel Dreyer

Senior Fellow - Asia Program

Member, Board of Editors - Orbis

Research Areas:

China’s political system, Sino-Japanese relations (past and present)

June Teufel Dreyer, a Senior Fellow in the Asia Program at the Foreign Policy Research Institute, is Professor of Political Science at the University of Miami, Coral Gables, Florida. Formerly senior Far East Specialist at the Library of Congress, she has also served as Asia policy advisor to the Chief of Naval Operations and as commissioner of the United States-China Economic and Security Review Commission established by the U.S. Congress. Dr. Dreyer is a member of the Board of Scholars of the US-China Research Institute of the University of Southern California and a member of the Institute for Strategic Studies in London. She received her Bachelor’s degree from Wellesley and M.A. and Ph.D. degrees from Harvard University. A frequent visitor to the Far East, Dr. Dreyer originally wrote China’s Political System: Modernization and Tradition in 1993, but as of 2015, the book is in its ninth edition. Her latest book, Middle Kingdom and Empire of the Rising Sun: Sino-Japanese Relations Past and Present, was published by Oxford University Press in the summer of 2016.  Dr. Dreyer has served as keynote speaker for the National Security Agency’s annual conference of cryptographers and also lectured at Oxford University, the Royal Institute of Strategic Studies in London, the School of Oriental and African Studies, the Sorbonne, and the Deutsche Gesellschaft fűr Auswartige Politik in Berlin, among other venues. She serves on the board of editors of Orbis and the Journal of Contemporary China, and has received numerous teaching awards. She is co-editor, with Jacques deLisle, of the special Fall 2016 issue of Orbis on “Taiwan in the Tsai Era.”

June Teufel Dreyer
Prof. of Political Science,
University of Miami
PO Box 8047

Coral Gables, FL 33124-6534 USA


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