Dr. Jiang Bo is currently affiliated with the Institute of National Marine Archaeology. He was previously an Assistant Researcher at the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, Institute of Archaeology. He received both his M.A. and Ph.D. in archaeology from CASS. At HYI, his research focused on Ceremonial Ruins and Political Theatres of the Tang Capital. Through the study of ceremonial buildings, he hopes to understand ritual practices as a reflection of ancient ideology and religious belief.