Zhiyu Jiang (he/him) is a first-year MA student in International Relations Program. He received his BA in Arabic and Middle East Studies from Sun Yat-Sen University, China. He has worked as a research assistant in the U.S. policy center of Intellisia Institute. He also has experience in collecting Arabic news for the media. His academic interests concentrate on Sino-U.S. relations, great power politics and its affection in the Middle East, the modernization process of states in the Middle East, and the formulation of modern countries. He always spends too much time reading novels, watching Anime, playing video games, and cooking. He also enjoys Chinese calligraphy and has experience in Arabic calligraphy.