June Teufel Dreyer is Professor of Political Science at the University of Miami, Coral Gables, Florida. Dr. Dreyer is a Senior Fellow of the Foreign Policy Research Institute, a member of the Board of Scholars of the US-China Research Institute of the University of Southern California, and a member of the Institute for Strategic Studies. She was appointed Commissioner of the United States-China Economic and Security Review Commission by Speaker of the House Dennis Hastert, and served three terms thereon. Dr. Dreyer received her Bachelorís degree from Wellesley and M.A. and Ph.D. degrees from Harvard University. She formerly served as Senior Far East Specialist at the Library of Congress and as Asia advisor to the Chief of Naval Operations. Her research work centers on ethnic minorities; the Chinese military; Asian-Pacific regional relations; cross-strait relations; and Sino-Japanese relations. Her articles have appeared in numerous scholarly journals. She has also testified at numerous U.S. congressional hearings.