Yoram Evron is a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Asian Studies at the University of Haifa. Focusing on China’s national security and foreign relations, his research and teaching interests include China’s military procurement, arms proliferation, and military modernization, China-Middle East and China-Israel relations, as well as Asian powers’ involvement in the Middle East and China’s relations with small and medium developed states. Dr. Evron is the founder and director of the Business in Asia B.A. program and the Asia Markets M.A. program, both of them in the Department of Asian Studies at the University of Haifa. He was also the founder and director of the China Program at the Institute for National Security Studies (INSS) at Tel Aviv University.