Political Science / Ph.D. Student
Jiayi Zhang was born and raised in Xuzhou, Jiangsu Province, China. He obtained his Bachelor of Education degree in Education from Yangzhou University in China. He spent his third year of college at Tohoku University in Japan, focusing on Japan's postwar education reform. He received his MA degree in Social Sciences from Waseda University in Tokyo, where he studied on Japanese trade policy in the Contemporary Japanese Studies Program. He is interested in political economy in East Asia and international trade forums.