Dr. Yin is professor of IR, School of International Studies, Renmin University of China (RUC) and is also a research fellow at National Academy of Development and Strategy of RUC. His research interests focus on IR theory, political psychology, international security and Chinese foreign policy. He served as visiting scholar at Munich University, Columbia University, Oxford University and The University of Tokyo. Recent publications include several books and textbooks of IR and political psychology, which are Social Cognition and Trust Formation among Allies (2009), Strategic Psychology and International Politics (2016) and Introduction to Political Psychology (Editor in Chief, 2011), and dozens of articles in academic journals both IR and psychology. He is conducting a research project of Chinese strategic thinking, and will publish the next book Unilateral Consensus and China’s Strategic Choice (forthcoming, 2019).