About the Carnegie-Tsinghua Center

 
 

The Carnegie–Tsinghua Center for Global Policy brings together leading policy experts and practitioners from China and around the world to engage in collaborative dialogue and research. From its platform at Tsinghua University, the center works to identify constructive solutions to common global challenges.

The Carnegie–Tsinghua Center is also part of Carnegie’s well-established Asia Program, which provides clear and precise analysis to policymakers on the economic, security, and political developments in the Asia-Pacific region.The Carnegie–Tsinghua Center works with Carnegie’s other global centers to host conferences, roundtables, seminars, and closed-door briefings and to publish timely and incisive analysis on the most pressing global issues, including international economics and trade; energy and climate change; nonproliferation and arms control; and security threats in North Korea, Iran, South Asia, and the Middle East.

An advisory council composed of distinguished leaders from the policy, business, and academic communities in China provides the Carnegie–Tsinghua Center with advice and support.

Board of Advisers

Mainland China
  • Dr. Chen Dongsheng

    Chairman and CEO
    Taikang Life Insurance Co., Ltd.
  • Mr. Chen Qiwei

    Chairman of the Board and Founding Partner
    ABC Capital
  • Mr. Dominic Ho

    Founding Partner/ViceBoard Chairman
    HOPU Investment Consultancy Co., Ltd.
  • Mr. Hua Xinghong

    Managing Director and Head of China
    Cerberus Capital Management LP
  • Dr. Ke Liu

    Vice President, Haldor Topsoe, Partner of Enverra Capital LLC.
    Vice Chairman of Beijing Overseas Talents Association
  • Mr. Eric Li

    Managing Director
    Chengwei Capital
  • Ms. Li Yifei

    Chairwoman
    MAN Group China
  • Mr. Wang Boming

    Editor-in-Chief, Caijing Magazine and Chairman, SEEC Media Group
  • Mr. Wang Chaoyong

    Founding Partner and CEO
    ChinaEquity Group
  • Professor Wang Jisi

    President, Institute of International and Strategic Studies,
    Peking University
  • Mr. Wang Yan

    Country Head of China
    Bridgewater Associates, LP
  • Ms. Zhang Xin

    CEO
    SOHO China Ltd.
 
Hong Kong
  • Mr. Victor Chu

    Chairman
    First Eastern Investment Group
  • Sir Gordon Y.S. Wu

    Chairman
    Hopewell Holdings
 
United States
  • Ms. Angela Chao

    Deputy Chairman
    Foremost Group
 

Center Staff

 
 

Job Opportunities


Every August we recruit motivated and exceptional interns for our Global Intern Program. Applications are now available for the 2016-2017 academic year. Each spring, we also recruit for our Summer Internship Program.

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

The Carnegie–Tsinghua Center is cooperating with Tsinghua’s Department of International Relations to hire a recent PhD graduate as a Carnegie–Tsinghua Postdoctoral Research Fellow. This two-year, full-time fellowship program at Tsinghua University is part of Carnegie-Tsinghua’s efforts to foster the next generation of leading scholars who will specialize in the study of foreign policy in relations to China.

The successful candidate must have a research focus on foreign policy issues related to China and the ability to conduct in-depth research in English and Chinese. He/she must be a self-starter, a team player, and able to meet deadlines. This person will work closely with the Carnegie–Tsinghua Center’s communications team and will report to the communications director.

Eligibility
  • The program is open to recent PhD graduates who are able to provide evidence of the successful completion of their PhD degree (from an accredited institution in China or abroad) by June of the year of appointment (i.e. year of 2016). He/she may not be more than two years beyond receipt of PhD. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.
  • The degree must be notarized by the Chinese Ministry of Education
  • PhD in political science, international relations, economics, or a related field with a focus on some aspect of China’s global role.
  • Proven track record of substantive research experience, preferably demonstrable with a history of prior publications (peer-reviewed or general-audience publications).
  • High-level professional proficiency in English.
  • In accordance with Tsinghua University’s eligibility criteria, candidates must be no more than thirty-four years old by the application deadline of October 23, 2016.
Program Requirements
  • Conduct independent research and publish at least four articles on the Carnegie-Tsinghua website per academic year.
  • Design and manage a Tsinghua course on think tanks as part of the SAIS-Tsinghua Dual-Master’s Program.
  • Present at least one talk or independently organize at least one event at the Carnegie–Tsinghua Center per semester.
  • Work with and mentor center’s interns.
  • Work with the center’s media coordinator on possible media opportunities.
  • Provide assistance to the center’s China in the World podcast.
Program Benefits
  • Fellowship stipend for two years.
  • Subsidized housing on Tsinghua campus.
  • Access to Tsinghua’s library, gym, cafeteria, and other facilities.
  • Dedicated office space at the Carnegie–Tsinghua Center and access to Carnegie’s library resources.
  • Access to research resources across Carnegie’s six global centers.
How to Apply
  • Candidates should submit a résumé in both English and Chinese with a list of prior publications, two English writing samples (each one between 1,000 and 3,000 words in length), at least one letter of recommendation, and a research proposal in English.
  • Research proposal should be less than two pages and should outline the candidate’s research focus, three areas where he/she would dedicate research, the methodology, end products (types of publications and events), tentative timelines of publications, impact expectations, and plans to leverage the global nature of Carnegie’s network.
  • Submit here
  • All applications should be submitted by October 23, 2016. Only complete applications will be considered.
  • Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
 

Center Location

Sohu Internet Plaza
1 Zhongguancun East Road, Building 9, Suite 402
Haidian District, Beijing, 100083 China

Carnegie-Tsinghua Experts

  • James M. Acton
    Co-director
    Nuclear Policy Program

    Acton is co-director of the Nuclear Policy Program at the Carnegie Endowment. A physicist by training, Acton specializes in nonproliferation, deterrence, and disarmament.

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  • Chen Qi
    Resident Scholar
    Carnegie-Tsinghua Center for Global Policy

    Chen Qi is an expert on U.S.-China relations, global governance, and China’s foreign policy. Chen runs the Carnegie-Tsinghua Center for Global Policy’s U.S.-China Track II dialogue.

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  • Evan A. Feigenbaum
    Nonresident Senior Associate
    Asia Program

    Feigenbaum’s work focuses principally on China and India, geopolitics in Asia, and the role of the United States in East, Central, and South Asia. His previous positions include deputy assistant secretary of state for South Asia, deputy assistant secretary of state for Central Asia, and member of the secretary of state’s policy planning staff with principal responsibility for East Asia and the Pacific.

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  • Matt Ferchen
    Resident Scholar
    Carnegie-Tsinghua Center for Global Policy

    Ferchen specializes in China’s political-economic relations with emerging economies. At the Carnegie–Tsinghua Center for Global Policy, he runs a program on China’s economic and political relations with the developing world, including Latin America.

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  • François Godement
    Nonresident Senior Associate
    Asia Program

    Godement, an expert on Chinese and East Asian strategic and international affairs, is a nonresident senior associate in the Asia Program at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace.

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  • Paul Haenle
    Director
    Carnegie–Tsinghua Center for Global Policy

    Haenle served as the director for China, Taiwan, and Mongolian Affairs on the National Security Council staffs of former president George W. Bush and President Barack Obama prior to joining Carnegie.

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  • Shi Han
    Nonresident Associate
    Carnegie-Tsinghua Center for Global Policy

    Shi Han is a nonresident associate at the Carnegie–Tsinghua Center for Global Policy concentrating on international business issues. His economic research addresses challenges arising from interactions between American and Chinese businesses and the competition and cooperation between state and non-state economic entities.

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  • Yukon Huang
    Senior Associate
    Asia Program

    Huang is a senior associate in the Carnegie Asia Program, where his research focuses on China’s economic development and its impact on Asia and the global economy.

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  • Li Bin
    Senior Associate
    Nuclear Policy Program and Asia Program

    Li is a senior associate working jointly in the Nuclear Policy Program and Asia Program at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace.

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  • Jessica Tuchman Mathews
    Distinguished Fellow

    Mathews is a distinguished fellow at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace. She served as Carnegie’s president for 18 years.

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  • Vikram Nehru
    Senior Associate
    Asia Program

    Nehru is a senior associate in the Carnegie Asia Program. An expert on development economics, growth, poverty reduction, debt sustainability, governance, and the performance and prospects of East Asia, his research focuses on the economic, political, and strategic issues confronting Asia, particularly Southeast Asia.

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  • Douglas H. Paal
    Vice President for Studies

    Paal previously served as vice chairman of JPMorgan Chase International and as unofficial U.S. representative to Taiwan as director of the American Institute in Taiwan.

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  • Pang Xun
    Resident Scholar
    Carnegie–Tsinghua Center for Global Policy

    Pang Xun is a resident scholar at the Carnegie–Tsinghua Center for Global Policy, where she is part of the China and the Developing World Program.

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  • Michael Pettis
    Nonresident Senior Associate
    Asia Program

    Pettis, an expert on China’s economy, is professor of finance at Peking University’s Guanghua School of Management, where he specializes in Chinese financial markets.

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  • James L. Schoff
    Senior Associate
    Asia Program

    Schoff is a senior associate in the Carnegie Asia Program. His research focuses on U.S.-Japanese relations and regional engagement, Japanese politics and security, and the private sector’s role in Japanese policymaking.

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  • Shi Zhiqin
    Resident Scholar
    Carnegie-Tsinghua Center for Global Policy

    An expert on European issues, Shi Zhiqin runs a program on China-EU Relations at the Carnegie-Tsinghua Center for Global Policy.

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  • Sun Xuefeng
    Resident Scholar
    Carnegie-Tsinghua Center for Global Policy

    Sun Xuefeng specializes in the rise of great powers and international relations theory. At Carnegie-Tsinghua Center for Global Policy, he runs a program examining the international and regional implications of China’s rise.

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  • Michael Swaine
    Senior Associate
    Asia Program

    Swaine is a senior associate at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace and one of the most prominent American analysts in Chinese security studies.

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  • Tang Xiaoyang
    Deputy Director
    Carnegie–Tsinghua Center for Global Policy

    Tang Xiaoyang is a resident scholar and the deputy director of the Carnegie–Tsinghua Center for Global Policy and an associate professor in the Department of International Relations at Tsinghua University. His research interests include political philosophy, China’s modernization process, and China’s engagement in Africa.

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  • Dmitri Trenin
    Director
    Moscow Center

    Trenin, director of the Carnegie Moscow Center, has been with the center since its inception. He also chairs the research council and the Foreign and Security Policy Program.

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  • Wang Tao
    Nonresident Scholar
    Carnegie-Tsinghua Center for Global Policy

    Wang Tao is a nonresident scholar in the Energy and Climate Program based at the Carnegie–Tsinghua Center for Global Policy.

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  • Yan Xuetong
    President, Carnegie–Tsinghua Management Board
    Carnegie–Tsinghua Center for Global Policy

    Yan Xuetong is one of China’s leading experts on China’s foreign policy, national security, and U.S.-China relations. At Tsinghua University, he is dean of the Institute of Modern International Relations.

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  • Zhang Chuanjie
    Resident Scholar
    Carnegie-Tsinghua Center for Global Policy

    Zhang Chuanjie’s expertise and program at the Carnegie-Tsinghua Center for Global Policy examines the impact of Chinese public opinion on China’s foreign policy.

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  • Zhang Lihua
    Resident Scholar
    Carnegie-Tsinghua Center for Global Policy

    Zhang Lihua is a resident scholar at the Carnegie–Tsinghua Center for Global Policy. She is also a professor at the Department of International Relations at Tsinghua University.

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  • Zhao Kejin
    Resident Scholar
    Carnegie-Tsinghua Center for Global Policy

    Zhao Kejin is an expert on China’s foreign policy and diplomacy. At the Carnegie-Tsinghua Center for Global Policy, he runs a program that examines the development of China’s public diplomacy.

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  • Tong Zhao
    Associate
    Carnegie-Tsinghua Center for Global Policy

    Tong Zhao is an associate in Carnegie’s Nuclear Policy Program based at the Carnegie–Tsinghua Center for Global Policy.

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About Tsinghua University

Established in 1911, Tsinghua University is one of China’s premier universities, celebrating its centennial in 2011. It is the alma mater of many of China’s top leaders, including President Xi Jinping and former President Hu Jintao. Carnegie partners with Tsinghua University’s Department of International Relations and the Institute of Modern International Relations.

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