Mr. Gaurav Bhattarai is a regular faculty at the Department of International Relations and Diplomacy (DIRD) under Tribhuvan University (TU). As an International Relations (IR) scholar his areas of interest are South Asian Politics, Nepal-India-China, International and Regional Organizations, Foreign Policy of Great and Emerging powers, Small State Security, Critical Security Discourses, among others. His book, “Nepal and China has been published by Nepal Tianli Publications. His journal articles on Trilaterialism and Nepal’s foreign policies are published in different journals published by Cambridge Journal of China Studies, International Politics, TU Journal, Institute of Peace and Conflict Studies, MIRD Journal, Molung Research Journal, UGC Journal, KMC Journal, among others. He has presented his academic papers in international and regional conferences in Australia, China, India and Bhutan. He has also chaired different sessions of the international conferences in China and Bhutan. He often writes on for the mainstream dailies published from Kathmandu, South Korea and England including Republica, The Kathmandu Post, Global Asia, IR Info.