Graduate Students


EAS-MA candidate presents research to peers at an AP Forum event, September 2017

Graduate students at APSI have a diverse array of disciplinary and regional interests, resulting in a robust and dynamic academic community within and beyond the classroom. Graduates go on to professional careers in such fields as business, education, law, media, and nonprofits or pursue doctoral degrees at some of the world’s most prestigious universities.

Kaiyi Bi
Research Interests: Chinese economy, culture, and religion

Yiming Cai
Research Interests: film/media studies of Japan; cinematic representation of gender, modernity, and nation

Yanping Ni
Research Interests: East Asian cinema; sociological research methods

Zhushengyuan Wang
Research Interests: relationship between Chinese high-tech infrastructure and social governance

Hanye Zhang
Research Interests: pre-modern Chinese imperialism and its modern forms

Chuang Zu
Research Interests: geopolitics, international relations in the Asian Pacific region