Junyang Wang is an Associate Professor at the School of Political Science and Public Administration at Shandong University. He received his Ph.D. in Public Administration from Fudan University in 2016. His research focuses on political institutions and the governance of social stability, corruption, and veterans’ issues in contemporary China. His main publications have appeared on Modern China, Journal of Social Sciences (in Chinese), and Chinese Public Administration (in Chinese). During his stay at HYI, he will be working on his project on the evolution of the stability maintenance apparatus since the opening and reform in China.