Welcome to
Guoli Liu's


Guoli Liu is Professor of Political Science at the College of Charleston. He received his B.A. and M.A. degrees from Peking University, and his Ph.D. from the State University of New York at Buffalo. His teaching and research interests are comparative politics and international relations. The following classes are offered regularly: World Politics, Politics of East Asia, Russian Politics, International Law and Organization, Case Studies of Foreign Policy, and the United States in World Affairs.

Dr. Liu is the author of States and Markets: Comparing Japan and Russia (Boulder: Westview Press, 1994). His edited books include (with Weixing Chen) New Directions in Chinese Politics for the New Millennium (Lewiston: Edwin Mellen Press, 2002), Chinese Foreign Policy in Transition (New York: Aldine, 2004), and (with Lowell Dittmer) China's Deep Reform: Domestic Politics in Transition (Lanham: Rowman & Littlefield, 2006).


Department of Political Science
College of Charleston
114 Wentworth Street
Charleston, SC 29424

Telephone: 843-953-5883
Email: liug@cofc.edu

Teaching Schedule

Office Hours:    
Monday and Wednesday   8:30-11:30 am

Spring 2010
Teaching Schedule:
POLS 103.004  World Politics
Tuesday and Thursday 1:40-2:55 pm         
POLS 323.001   Politics of East Asia
Tuesday and Thursday 10:50 am-12:05 pm
POLS 360.001  International Relations Theory
Tuesday and Thursday 9:25-10:40 am


Department of
Political Science

College of Charleston