Member Profile


As the leading academic research organization in the fields of humanities and social sciences in China, the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (CASS) has always made it a basic policy to carry out active academic exchanges with the rest of the world, striving to play as the national center for international academic exchanges in humanities and social sciences.

With 40 years’ development, CASS now boasts six academic divisions: the Academic Division of Literature and Philosophy; the Academic Division of History; the Academic Division of Economics; the Academic Division of Social, Political Studies and Law; the Academic Division of International Studies, and the Academic Division of Marxist Studies. It is now made up of 40 research institutes, eight functional departments, the CASS University, and 18 specialized think tanks. It is affiliated with 110 national academic societies and 170-odd non-entity research centers at the academy and institute levels.

Up to now, CASS has set up academic exchange links with more than 140 countries and regions across the globe, established contacts with over 200 research organizations, academic groups, institutions of higher education, foundations and governmental departments.

Contact details:

Ms. Xuehua SHI
Director, Division of International Organizations and Conferences, International Cooperation Bureau (CASS)

Ms. Xi WU
Program Officer, Division of International Organizations and Conferences, International Cooperation Bureau (CASS)

5 Jianguomennei Dajie
Beijing 100732
Tel: +86 10 8519 5135