Assistant Professor Ruixue Jia has been awarded a Hellman Faculty Fellowship. Founded in 1995, the fellowship is designed to provide early-career funding to promising faculty as they progress toward tenure. Including Jia, 12 UC San Diego faculty members received the 2015-2016 fellowship, which totaled approximately $500,000. Read about how the Hellman Fellowship propels Jia to pursue South Korean research.
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Yanmei Xie, Andrew S. Erickson, Susan Shirk and Jerome A. Cohen write article for ChinaFile, "Did the Game Just Change in the South China Sea? (And What Should the U.S. Do About It?)"
Susan Shirk interviewed with CCTV about U.S. defense chief's comments (video)
Susan Shirk featured as part of a panel in the Atlantic Exchange: Spotlight on China (video)
Molly Roberts profiled in Pacific Standard as "The 30 Top Thinkers Under 30: The Coder Studying the Effects of Government Propaganda and Censorship."
Barry Naughton writes article for the China Leadership Monitor, "Is There a “Xi Model” of Economic Reform?--Acceleration of Economic Reform since Fall 2014.”
Tai Ming Cheung, Jon Lindsay and Derek Reveron edit this book from Oxford University Press: “China and Cybersecurity: Espionage, Strategy, and Politics in the Digital Domain.”