ZHA Daojiong was born in Anhui Province in 1965. He is currently serving as Professor of school of International Studies at Peking University since September 2007. Previously, he served as Associate Professor of International Relations and Chair of the Department of International Political Economy in the School of International Studies, Renmin University. He holds a Ph.D. in Political Science from the University of Hawaii and the East-West Center and has experience teaching and researching in the United States, Macao, and Japan.
He is editor of China’s International Relations in the 21st Century: dynamics of paradigm change (University Press of America, 2000), author of a dozen articles in refereed academic journal published in the United States and the United Kingdom. Currently Professor Zha is writing a book manuscript on the post-war political economy of relations among China, Japan, and Southeast Asia, to be published by the Manchester University Press.