Elizabeth Woo Li received a Master of Science in Organization Development (MSOD) from Pepperdine University and a PhD in Chinese Philosophy from Peking University. She is currently a Research Associate in the China and Inner Asia Section of the Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures (since January 2019). Before joining SOAS as a Research Associate at the SOAS China Institute (2016-2018), she was a research scholar at the Needham Research Institute (2014-2015). She is also a Senior Member of Robinson College, Cambridge (since 2015) and a Research Associate (Honorary) at the Research Centre for Chinese Philosophy and Culture at The Chinese University of Hong Kong (since 2014). In 2013 she founded (and currently chairs) Sinological Development Charitable Foundation (SDCF), a non-profit organisation aiming to promote Chinese Studies worldwide.