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Naima Green-Riley

Wilson China Fellow


    August 1, 2023 — July 31, 2024

    Professional affiliation

    Assistant Professor, Princeton University


    • US-China Relations
    • Chinese nationalism

    Wilson Center Projects

    Beyond Nationalism: Understanding Chinese Public Attitudes

    Full Biography

    Dr. Naima Green-Riley is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Politics and at the School of Public and International Affairs at Princeton University. She is also a Nonresident Fellow with the Atlantic Council's Digital Forensic Research Lab. Dr. Green-Riley specializes in Chinese foreign policy with a focus on public diplomacy and the global information space. Before pursuing her Ph.D., she was a Foreign Service Officer at the State Department. Dr. Green-Riley was a 2021 Public Intellectual Program Fellow with the National Committee on U.S.-China Relations and she was featured on New America’s 2020 list of Black American Foreign Policy Next Generation Leaders. Her writing has been published by Security Studies, the Journal of Experimental Political Science, The Monkey Cage blog at the Washington Post, the National Bureau of Asian Research, The Root and in the 2022 book, The China Questions II.