Yajun Bao

2022-23 Visiting Scholar; Professor, Sanya University


Yajun Bao is deputy director of Sanya University Institute of Urban Governance and special academic consultant to the organizing committee of Guangzhou International Award for Urban Innovation. His project, “The Past Decade of Xinjiang: Development and Governance,” explores policy, governance, and urbanization processes in Xinjiang since the events of July 5, 2009.

Research Interests: Political Reform, Urban Governance, Xinjiang Studies