Salzburg Global Seminar Session Participant Profiles
Wed 03 Dec - Wed 10 Dec, 2003
(Session 415)

Jisi Wang Wang Jisi (Faculty)

Country/Region: China

Peking University

Director, Institute of American Studies, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, Beijing

Most Recently Attended: (1999)
China and the Global Community
(Session 373)

Biography:
Wang Jisi is director and a senior researcher at the Institute of American Studies at the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences in Beijing. He is concurrently director of the Institute of International and Strategic Studies at the Party School of the Central Committee, Communist Party of China; a guest professor at the National Defense University of the People's Liberation Army; and president of the Chinese Association for American Studies. Professor Wang's scholarly interests cover international relations theory, United States foreign policy, Chinese foreign policy, and China-United States relations. In 2002, he taught and conducted research at the Singapore Institute of Defense and Strategic Studies. In 2001, he served as Freeman Professor of Asian Studies at Claremont McKenna College in California. From 1983 to 1991, he was a member of the faculty of the Department of International Politics at Beijing University. During that period, he was also a visiting fellow at St. Antony's College, Oxford University; a visiting scholar at the University of California, Berkeley; and a visiting associate professor at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. Professor Wang received an M.A. degree from Beijing University. He served on the Faculty of Salzburg Seminar Session 373, China and the Global Community, 1999.