Dr. Wang Yizhou is now the Deputy Director and senior research fellow at the Institute of World Economics and Politics (IWEP) and Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (CASS). Known mainly as an expert and professor of international relations, Dr. Wang is also the editor in chief, World Economics and Politics, a CASS magazine published monthly in Chinese.

Professor Wang had been invited to lecture at numerous renowned universities, among others, Hungary Academy of Sciences (1987-1988) and Harvard University (1996-1997).
As far as research is concerned, Dr. Wang is continuing his research; conducting specifically within two research groups(CASS and Defense University of PLA) on China's engagement with key international regimes and adjustment under the changing international environment.

Dr Wang has published several books since 1995 in both Mainland China and Taiwan.  The most well known works, among others, are Theories in International Politics (1998) and Analyses on Contemporary International Politics (1995). Wang received both his Masters and Doctorates from CASS.