Andray Abrahamian is the 2018-19 Koret Fellow at APARC, Stanford University. He is also an Honorary Fellow at Macquarie University, Sydney, a member of the US National Committee on North Korea as well as an Adjunct Fellow at the Griffith Asia Institute. He is a frequent commentator on North Korea issues for a variety of press, including the Economist, CNN, Reuters and the AP. He has held lecturing positions at Yangon University and Ulsan University. Andray has a PhD is from the University of Ulsan and an MA from the University of Sussex. His first book, "North Korea and Myanmar: divergent paths" was published by McFarland in 2018.