Andrew Scobell is a senior political scientist at the RAND Corporation. Prior to this he was an associate professor of international affairs at the George H. W. Bush School of Government and Public Service (with tenure) and director of the China certificate program at Texas A&M University in College Station, Texas. From 1999 until 2007, he was associate research professor in the Strategic Studies Institute at the U.S. Army War College and adjunct professor of political science at Dickinson College, both located in Carlisle, Pennsylvania. Scobell is author of China's Use of Military Force: Beyond the Great Wall and the Long March (Cambridge University Press, 2003), China's Search for Security (Columbia University Press, forthcoming, 2012) with Andrew J. Nathan, more than a dozen monographs and reports, as well as several dozen journal articles and book chapters. He has also edited or co-edited twelve volumes on various aspects of security in the Asia-Pacific region. Scobell was born and raised in Hong Kong and regularly makes research trips to the region. He earned a doctorate in political science from Columbia University.
Andrew Scobell, Sumit Ganguly, and Joseph Liow, The Handbook of Asian Security Studies, Routledge, 2010
Andrew Scobell, David Lai, and Roy Kamphausen, The PLA at Home and Abroad: Assessing the Operational Capabilities of China's Military, Strategic Studies Institute, 2010
Andrew Scobell, David Lai, and Roy Kamphausen, Beyond the Strait: PLA Missions Other Than Taiwan, Strategic Studies Institute, 2009
Andrew Scobell, Travis Tanner, and Roy Kamphausen, The 'People' in the PLA: Recruitment, Training and Education in China's Military, Strategic Studies Institute, 2008
Andrew Scobell and Roy Kamphausen, Right-Sizing the People's Liberation Army: Exploring the Contours of China's Military, Strategic Studies Institute, 2007
Andrew Scobell and Larry Wortzel, Shaping China's Security Enviroment: The Role of the People's Liberation Army, Strategic Studies Institute, 2006
Andrew Scobell, China's Use of Military Force: Beyond the Great Wall and the Long March, Columbia University Press, 2003