Eleanor M. Albert is a research fellow with the Initiative for U.S.-China Dialogue on Global Issues. She is also a Ph.D. candidate in political science at George Washington University. Her research interests include Chinese foreign and domestic policy, as well as China’s participation in global governance. Albert previously worked for the explanatory journalism arm of the Council on Foreign Relations in New York. She holds dual master’s degrees from Sciences Po Paris and Fudan University in Shanghai and a B.A. from Vassar College.