Yin Jun (Francis) 殷俊


Yin Jun (Francis) 殷俊

Home Institiution:

Institute of China & Asia-Pacific Studies, National Sun Yat-sen University

Duration of Stay:

June 16 to July 15, 2014


E–mail: francis.j.yin@gmail.com

Research Areas

New Media and Society
Democratization in East Asia


09/2011.9-now: PhD Student (Social Sciences)
Institute of China & Asia-Pacific Studies, National Sun Yat-sen University
09/2010-07/2011: Master of Journalism (with distinction),
Journalism & Media Studies Centre, University of Hong Kong
09/2002-07/2005: Master student, China Center for Economic Research, PKU
09/1995-07/1999: School of Mathematics, Peking University

Publication and Conference Presentations

Party Systems in New Democracies, A Comparison of Taiwan, South Korea and the Philippines (under review).
Contradiction between Social Structure and Governance Structure in Chinese Rural Areas, Case of Wukan Village (under view).
Foreign Aid with Chinese Characteristics: China’s Aid to Myanmar. Presented in Asian Solutions to Asian Problems, Bridging Together Development and Human Security in Asian. Ewha Womans University, Seoul, South Korea, May 25, 2013.
Cross-Border Chinese Social Media and Its Impact. Presented in the 22nd Asian Media Information and Communication Centre Conference. Universitas Gadjah Mada, Yogyakarta, Indonesia, July 6, 2013.

Professional Experience

01/2013-04/2013: Senior Editor iSun Affairs Weekly, Hong Kong
08/2012-12/2012: Research Assistant Journalism & Media Studies Centre, HKU
11/2009-07/2010: Senior Reporter, Economy & Nation Weekly, Beijing
02/2009-11/2009: Senior Writer/Editor, World Vision Magazine, Beijing
01/2007-02/2009: Reporter, Oriental Outlook Weekly, Beijing
05/2006-12/2006: Editor/Reporter, China Reform Magazine, Beijing
09/2003-01/2005: Teaching Assistant, CCER, Peking University
09/1999-10/2001: Director, Beijing 211 S&T Co., Ltd., Beijing


Self-nominated candidate for people’s representatives (Renda Daibiao) in 2003.
Passed National Legal Qualification Examination in 2007.
Winner of several literary awards.