School of Social and Political Science

Ruolan Gan

Job Title

PhD Student


Research Project

China's approach to the Responsibility to Protect (R2P)


Dr Kate Wright 
Dr Andrew Neal

Dr Youngmi Kim (Sep 2020 - Oct 2021)


Master of International Relations (2017 - 2019) 
The Australian National University, Australia

Bachelor of Administration, Public Administration (specified in Labour and Social Guarantee) (2013 - 2017) 
Hohai University, China


2021 Early Career Researchers and Graduate Students Conference on East Asia, The Scottish Centre for Korean Studies, University of Edinburgh (co-organizer, co-host, and participant)

Title: China's approach to the Responsibility to Protect (R2P)

Research interests

Research interests

Chinese foreign policy, the Responsibility to Protect (R2P), humanitarian intervention, norm theory, critical discourse analysis, frame analysis, state sovereignty, non-intervention principles, translation in International Relations