Peter Hays Gries
Harold J. & Ruth Newman Chair & Director, Institute for US-China Issues
Professor, College of International Studies Department of International & Area Studies
The University of Oklahoma
Peter Hays Gries is author of The Politics of American Foreign Policy: How Ideology Divides Liberals and Conservatives over Foreign Affairs (Stanford, 2014) and China's New Nationalism: Pride, Politics, and Diplomacy (California, 2004), and co-editor of Chinese Politics (Routledge, 2010) and State and Society in 21st-Century China (Routledge, 2004). He studies the political psychology of international affairs, with a focus on Chinese and American foreign policy.
Peter received a BA in Asian Studies from Middlebury College, a MA in China Studies from the University of Michigan, and a Ph.D. in Political Science from the University of California, Berkeley. He directs OU's Institute for US-China Issues, and a research lab on the political psychology of US-China relations.