Dr. Huang is a Lee Foundation Professor on U.S.-China Relations and Director of Centre on Asia and Globalization (CAG) at Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy (LKYSPP). As an internationally recognized expert on Chinese politics, China’s foreign relations and security issues in Asia-Pacific, Dr. Huang has written three books and numerous journal articles, book chapters, policy papers, and op-eds on Chinese politics, China’s development strategy, China’s foreign policy, U.S.-China relations, the military, and security issues in the Asia-Pacific. His book, Factionalism in Chinese Communist Politics (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2000), won the prestigious Masayoshi Ohira Memorial Prize in 2002. Dr. Huang is also a columnist for several English and Chinese newspapers and magazines.
Dr. Huang is on the Board of Directors of the Fujitsu-JAIMS Foundation Japan, the Board of Directors Keppel Land, the Advisory Board of the European-House Ambrosetti, the Steering Committee of the NUS Research Institute in Suzhou, and the WEF Global Agenda Council. He also serves as a Senior Overseas Economic Analyst for China’s Xinhua News Agency. Before joining the LKYSPP, Dr. Huang was a Senior Fellow at the John Thornton China Center at the Brookings Institution (2004-2008). He also taught at Harvard University (1993-1994), Utah State University (1994-2004), and Stanford University (2002-2003). Dr. Huang received his Ph.D. in Political Science from Harvard University, MA from Fudan University, and BA from Sichuan University.
Dr. Huang was a Residential Fellow at the Rockefeller Foundation Bellagio Center in 2012 and is recently named a Richard von Weizsäcker Fellow (2013-14) from the Robert Bosch Stiftung.