Wilson Center Experts
Ph.D. candidate at Northeast Normal University in Changchun, China.
M.A. degree with a thesis on US intelligence estimates and decision-making surrounding Israel’s nuclear program.
The United States Information Agency and its role in implementing US policy towards the Soviet Union between 1953 and 1963. In particular, Zhao will focus upon USIA educational and cultural broadcasting as they related to the cultural dimensions of the Cold War.