Binglin Li is a Ph.D. candidate at Jilin University. His visit is supported by the China Scholarship Council (CSC). In 2015 his consulting report was accepted and agreed with Jilin Provincial Committee of Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (co-author with Professor Xiaoxi at JLU). His research area is mainly Sino-US-Japan trilateral relationship and "The Influence of Japanese Culture on Japanese Foreign Policy" is his Master's thesis. Now, he focuses on the US-Japan alliance with the guidance of Professor John Fousek at NYU. He holds a B.A. from Changchun University and an M.A. from Jilin University.