Boliang Zhu

Boliang Zhu

Assistant Professor

317 Pond Lab
University Park, PA 16802

Office Phone: (814) 865-6901


  1. Ph.D. in Political Science, Columbia University, 2012


Boliang Zhu is Assistant Professor of Political Science and Asian Studies at the Pennsylvania State University. His research addresses the politics of globalization and development. He focuses on three areas in international and comparative political economy: multinational production and governance, political economy of foreign direct investment flows, and emerging-market multinational corporations. His work has appeared or is forthcoming in the American Journal of Political Science, Journal of Politics, Comparative Politics, International Studies Quarterly, and Research & Politics.

Areas of Interest:

  • International Relations