New incorporation to our Think Tank: Xulio Ríos

Xulio Ríos, Director of the Galician Institute of International Analysis and Documentation, IGADI

Xulio Ríos (1958) has a Law degree and is the Director of the Galician Institute of International Analysis and Documentation, IGADI.

An expert on Chinese matters, he is member of the Advisory Council of “Casa Asia“.

Director of the Chinese Policy Observatory –Observatorio de la Política China-.

Promoter and Coordinator of the Latin-American Network of Sinology.

He is the author of training manuals for the Open University in Cataluña –Universitat Oberta de Catalunya- and the University of Alcalá de Henares, in the East Asia master’s degree.

He is a teacher of the Instituto de Altos Estudios Universitarios.

Author of books such as China (Icaria, Barcelona, 1997), Hong Kong, camiño de volta (Hong Kong, return trip), China, a pr&óxima superpotencia (Laiovento, 1997), A China por dentro (Xerais, 1998). In 2005 he published “La política exterior china“, in the Bellaterra (Barcelona) publishing house, “El problema de Taiwán” (La Catarata, Madrid). In 2007, “Mercado y control político en China” (La Catarata, Madrid). In 2008, “China: de la A a la Z” (editorial Popular, Madrid). In 2010, “China en 88 preguntas” (La Catarata, Madrid). In 2012, “China pide paso. De Hu Jintao a Xi Jinping” (Icaria, Barcelona). In 2013, “Las relaciones hispano-chinas” (La Catarata, Madrid). In 2014, “Bienvenido, Míster Mao” (Akal, Madrid). In 2016, “China Moderna” (Tibidabo, Barcelona).

Editor of “Tempo Exterior” (Time for Foreign Affairs), the Galician journal of analysis and international studies.


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Francisco Rodriguez-Jimenez

Francisco Rodríguez-Jiménez is professor at the University of Salamanca; formerly, he was a postdoctoral researcher at Weatherhead Centre for International Affairs, Harvard University (2012-2013) and a Fulbright Visiting Scholar at George Washington University, 2010-2012. His areas of concentration are: International Relations in the XX century; US Public Diplomacy and the so-called Cultural Cold War (Spain-United States-Latin America). Among other publications, Rodríguez-Jiménez has co-edited the following books in the last years: U.S. Public Diplomacy and Democratization in Spain. Selling Democracy?; El Portugal salazarista frente a la democracia; Estrategias de Diplomacia Cultural en un Mundo Interpolar; Mujeres universitarias en España y América Latina. Rodríguez-Jiménez serves (or has acted) as international reviewer for the European Commission’s Research Agency (Horizon 2020 and Marie Curie Actions); Fulbright Screening Committees (in Madrid and in Washington), and Dublin Trinity College. He has also taught Graduate or Masters courses for other universities: Università degli studi di Bergamo; Wake Forest; Ohio Wesleyan; Colby College; University of Extremadura; UNED-Madrid; George Washington University, and Carlos III

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