Dr. Li Qiang is an Associate Professor of Law and the Director of the Military Law Institute at the School of Law, China University of Political Science and Law (CUPL). He is also the Deputy Secretary-General of the Beijing Military Law Society and serves as a member of an expert panel on lawfare for the Chinese PLA Air Force (2015-2020). He obtained a Ph.D. in law with a focus on international humanitarian law (IHL) from Renmin University of China in 2009. In this capacity, he was involved in the modification of Chinese laws relating to civil defense and the Red Cross Society. His research is mainly focused on basic principles of IHL, new means and methods of warfare, and the implementation of IHL in China.