Assistant Professor and Resident Scholar, Tsinghua University, Department of International Relations/Carnegie-Tsinghua Center
for Global Policy
Expertise/Research Interests: China’s modernization process,
Languages: English, French, German, Mandarin, Portuguese, Spanish
Bio: Professor Tang Xiaoyang is a resident scholar at the Carnegie-Tsinghua Center for Global Policy and an assistant professor in the Department of International Relations at Tsinghua University. Before he came to Tsinghua, Tang worked at the International Food Policy Research Institute in Washington, DC. He has also worked as a consultant for the World Bank, the US Agency for International Development, and various research institutes and consulting companies. His research interests include political philosophy, China’s modernization process, and China’s engagement in Africa, and focuses in particular on the differing aid and dynamics in Africa between China and countries in the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development. Professor Tang received his PhD in philosophy from New School University in 2011.