Gina Li

Gina Li


I hold an MA in International Relations, from the University of Sogang University (2016-2018), and a BA in Chinese Literature, from Hebei Normal University (2011-2015).

Currently, I am a Visiting PhD researcher, jointly trained by the University of Leeds and Shandong University. The affiliation is granted from September 2022 to September 2023 and is supported by the scholarship of the Chinese Scholarship Council, China. My supervisor in my home university is Professor Xuewei Li, Director of the Center for Marine Strategy and Development Research, Institute of International Studies, Shandong University, who specialises in Korean maritime strategy, global ocean governance, and Regional Security and Cooperation in Northeast Asia.

I visited Kookmin University and National Chengchi University in 2013 and 2017 respectively. 

I used to work as an editor for Xinhua News Agency.

Research interests

  • EU-China Maritime Cooperation
  • Arctic Governance
  • Hydrogen Policy and Strategy