Prof. Yu Guoqing is a Professor at Institute of West-Asian and African Studies (IWAAS), Chinese Academy
of Social Sciences (CASS).
Born in October 1964 in Zhejiang Province of China. Prof. Yu received his B.A. degree
(1987) in Hangzhou Teacher’s College and M.A. degree (1991) in the Graduate School
of CASS in International Politics. He started as an Assistant Professor in IWAAS,
CASS from 2000 to the present.
From Sept, 1998 to Sept, 1999, he served as a visiting scholar in the Near Eastern
Studies, Princeton University, USA.
His Major Field of Study are: International politics and relations in the Middle East
and Major powers’ policy towards the Middle East