Roie Yellinek is a Ph.D. student at Bar-Ilan University in Ramat-Gan (Israel), a doctoral researcher at the Begin-Sadat Center for Strategic Studies, and a non-resident scholar at the Middle East Institute. He is a specialist in the growing relationship between the Middle East and China, especially in regards to the soft power component of Chinese diplomacy. His research is based on fieldwork conducted in China, Israel, and other countries. He has authored numerous articles that have been published by research institutions and newspapers in both Israeli and international media outlets.
B.A. and M.A. from Bar-Ilan University; currently Ph.D. student at Bar-Ilan University
Countries of Expertise:
Middle East and China, Israel and Palestine
Issues of Expertise:
Soft Power, Soft Power Reception, International Relationships, Regional Foreign Policy