Haiyan earned her bachelor's degree in Chinese Language and Literature from Fudan University in Shanghai. She then obtained two master's degrees: one in history from Stanford University and one in global and international studies from the University of California, Santa Barbara. Before she joined the China Center, she was the assistant director and lecturer in the China and Asia-Pacific Studies Program at Cornell University. With many years of experience in cross-cultural research, education, and project management, Haiyan is very pleased to become part of the China Center. Along with the team, she will continue to promote U.S.-China exchange and collaboration through her expertise and passion.