Teaching Fellow

Yan Xu is an MA Teaching Fellow in Political Science. He holds a PhD in Political Science from the University of Chicago, and an MA and a BA, both in International Relations, from Tsinghua University.  

His research investigates the distinctiveness of China's political economy from a comparative perspective and the global production of high-tech. His book project examines the creation of a vibrant and distinctive tech startup sector in China and its impact on the country’s advance in high-tech. He has also been doing research on the relations between the state and top business tycoons in China and on U.S. dominance of the global semiconductor industry. 

For more information, please visit his website: https://www.yanxu-pe.com/.