Ph.D. Students


Xin JIN is a Ph.D. Student in Political Science at the University of Macau. He holds a Master’s degree in the Science of Diplomacy from the School of International Relations and Public Affairs at Fudan University and a Bachelor’s degree in Marketing from the Southwest University for Nationalities.

E-mail: yb47320@um.edu.mo


Peiwen GUO is a Ph.D. student in Public Administration at the University of Macau. She collected her master degree in law from Sun Yat-Sen University and her bachelor degree with double majors respectively in law and education from South China Normal University. Her research focuses on organization behavior of social service in social governance She is hosting two research projects, “the Relationship between Teachers’ Social Network and the Faculty Learning Community in Higher Education” (funded by the Ministry of Education Fund of the People’s Republic of China) and “The Research of the Blended Learning Based on the Strategy of Move-learning Community in Higher Education” (funded by Social Science Association of Guangzhou). Moreover, she has already published around ten journal articles.

E-mail: yb97324@um.edu.mo


Israel Nyaburi NYADERA is a Ph.D. student at the Department of Government and Public Administration, University of Macau. He holds a Master’s in Public Administration from Ankara Yildirim Beyazit University, a second Master’s in International Relations from the Middle East Technical University and a B.A in Political Science and History from the University of Nairobi. He has also been a visiting researcher to the University of Milan. His research interests include south -south cooperation, global governance, foreign policy analysis, peace and conflict resolution.

E-mail:yb97305@um.edu.mo


ZHANG Rui (張銳) Rui Zhang is a Ph.D. student in Public Administration at the University of Macau. She holds a master's degree in public Administration from the University of Macau. Graduated from Shanxi University with a Bachelor's degree in Management (Major) and English Literature (Minor). Her research interests include social security, health policy, and gerontology. In the midst of her master study, she participated in two projects commissioned by Social Security Fund of Macao SAR Government, as well as, a market research of Doctor of Public Administration commissioned by University of Macau. She published around ten journal articles and conference papers, and she assisted host organization to organize three conferences. She also participated in the activities of Macau Social Security Society and Smoking Abstention and Good Health Association as a researcher.

E-mail: lilyzhangxinran@126.com


LIU QIN (劉沁) is a Ph.D. Student at the Department of Government and Public Administration specializing in Political Science and International Relations. Focused primarily on East Asia, her research interests include the impact of authoritarian regime on global affairs, and the topic related to China. Qin completed her Master’s degree of Arts in International Relations and Public Policy at the University of Macau. Before joining the UM community, she received a B.A. in English Language and Literature from Sun Yat-sen University.

E-mail: yc07311@um.edu.mo