Li Liu is a Professor of Social Psychology at Beijing Normal University, China. He holds a doctorate in social psychology from the London School of Economics and Political Sciences (LSE).
Inspired by Kurt Lewin’s insight, social psychology as a science of bridging the gap between theory and social reality, he currently conducts research in the areas of intergroup relations (human-robot relations, international relations, and discrimination against minority groups), and corruption. He has published a series of articles in internationally renowned journals, including Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, Cognition, Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, Social Psychological and Personality Science, Computers in Human Behavior, Journal of Environmental Psychology, Political Psychology, and Group Processes & Intergroup Relations, etc.
He currently severs as a Fellow, Psychology Division of the Senate Committee on Academic Degree, the State Council, P R China; President-elect of Chinese Association of Social Psychology, Associate Editor of Journal of Community & Applied Social Psychology, and Co-Editor-in-Chief of Journal of Pacific Rim Psychology, etc.