Axel Dessein


Axel Dessein is a doctoral candidate at the War Studies Department of King’s College London and a Senior Editor at the department’s Strife Blog and Journal. Having been awarded the Leverhulme Trust Scholarship “Interrogating Visions of a Post-Western World” in August 2018, his research focuses on the implications of China’s rise on the current world order. Originally from Belgium, he completed his BA and MA in Oriental Languages and Cultures at Ghent University.