Miquel Salvadó-Gracia

Dissertation project

“The PRC’s Techno-Politics of Solar PV. The Case of South America”

Supervisors: Prof. Dr. Dr. Nele Noesselt, Prof. Dr. Sebastian Bersick

Research focus

  • China as a Global Actor
  • Global Renewable Energy Governance
  • South-South Cooperation (esp. Sino-Latin America and the Caribbean Relations)

Personal profile


2018–presentDoctoral scholarship at the Alliance for Research on East Asia (AREA) Ruhr granted by Mercator Research Center Ruhr (MERCUR) | University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany
2015–2017M.A. in International Relations. Granted by the Chinese Scholarship Council with the -EU Window- full scholarship. Honors Thesis: “On the Consistency of the European Union Foreign Policy towards One Belt One Road” | Shandong University 山东大学, China
2013–2014Granted with the ERASMUS scholarship European program of student mobility | Maltepe University, Turkey
2011–2014B.A. in Philosophy specialized in Ethics and Political Philosophy | University of Barcelona, Spain

Academic experience

09.2019Participation in the YICGG organized by Fudan University and hosted by University of Indonesia with a project titled: “The Meandering River. The need for Transnational River Forum(s)” | Jakarta, Indonesia
03.2019Presenter at the International Studies Association (ISA) conference | Toronto, Canada
03.2019Participation in the ECPR Winter School on Comparative Research | Bamberg, Germany
09.2018Participation in the Summer School on Research Design and Research Methodology organized by Mapping China | Berlin, Germany
07.2018Participation in the YICGG organized and hosted by Fudan University. Our team won the Award for Best Performance presenting a project titled: “Km China: Towards the Rural Revitalisation of China” | Shanghai, China