Stefanie KAM Li Yee received her PhD in Political Science and International Relations from the Australian National University. She is currently Assistant Professor at the China Programme, Institute of Defence and Strategic Studies at Nanyang Technological University, Singapore. Her research focuses on Chinese domestic politics and state-society relations. She has published in peer-reviewed journals such as International Affairs and has a forthcoming paper with Asian Perspective. Her commentaries have appeared in platforms such as Carnegie China, The National Interest, East Asia Forum, Channel News Asia, TODAY and The Diplomat. She has been cited and/or interviewed by The Financial Times, The Straits Times and other news outlets.