Journal of Defense Management

Journal of Defense Management
Open Access

ISSN: 2167-0374

+44 1478 350008

Vinod Kumar

Vinod Kumar

Vinod Kumar
Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses


A. Vinod Kumar was a journalist for over six years and worked with leading media houses including New Indian Express, Asianet, UNI and Vayu Aerospace and Defence Review. He was also editorial advisor of South Asia Monitor. Earlier, he worked with the Indian Pugwash Society for a DAE project on India′s role in the emerging global nuclear order. He also received the Ministry of Defence Madras Medal 2001 for academic excellence during the MA programme in Defence and Strategic studies at the University of Madras. He has also practiced mass communications with some pioneering works in political public relations and audio-visual communications.He is a MPhil (Disarmament Studies) graduate from Jawaharlal Nehru University; Doctoral candidate, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi

Research Interest

Missile Defence,
Defence Industry