Experts & Staff

Sonia Li

Research Assistant, Asia programme


English, Mandarin Chinese, Cantonese, German, Japanese


Sonia Li is the research assistant for the ECFR Asia programme. She previously provided research assistance at the Max Planck Institutes and Freie Universität Berlin, where she worked on a wide range of topics, including the interaction of political regimes and science in China and the global patterns of knowledge diffusion in International Relations.

Li holds an MA in global history from Freie Universität Berlin and Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, and a BA in Japanese studies from Freie Universität Berlin.