ProfileRobert Pauls is a lecturer in the Department of International Studies at Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University. Previously, he was a lecturer at the Faculty of East Asian Studies, Ruhr University Bochum, Germany, where he also received his PhD in 2015.
His research interests are in Comparative and International Political Economy with a focus on China and East Asia. In his research, he seeks to bridge theoretical divides between political science and economics as well as comparative and international political economy.
His current research focuses on transformations of China's financial system.
Robert Pauls teaches the modules INS102 International Political Economy, INS202 International Relations Research Methods, and INS407 Global Transformations and Crises.