Gao Peng is an Adjunct Fellow at the Charhar Institute in Beijing. He is a Lecturer of the Department of History, Xiangtan University. His research mainly focuses on international relations in East Asia, China’s diplomatic history and international relations theories. He received his BA in law from Qingdao University. He received his BA in history from Xiangtan University. He obtained Ph.D. in law from Fudan University.