Ingrid d'Hooghe

Senior Research Associate
Associates are experts in their own field and contractually affiliated with Clingendael. Although associates are not employees of the Clingendael Institute, they comply with all policies that Clingendael staff do.


  • Trade and Globalisation


  • Asia

Ingrid d'Hooghe is a Senior Research Associate at Clingendael and China strategy advisor on China Relations. She lectures and conducts research on China's foreign policy and diplomacy.

Before joining Clingendael (2001), she was an academic staff member at the Sinological Institute of Leiden University.  She has worked as Policy Officer at the Netherlands Embassy in Beijing (1989-1991) and the Netherlands Embassy in Washington DC.(2005-2006). She graduated from Leiden University, the Netherlands, with a degree in Sinology, and studied Modern Chinese at Fudan University, Shanghai. She obtained a PhD in social sciences from the University of Antwerp on the topic of China's Public Diplomacy. She regularly publishes in national and international magazines and newspapers. From 2008-2014 she was co-editor of Discussion Papers in Diplomacy.

Expertise: China's rise, China's foreign policy and diplomacy, China and global governance, China-EU relations, public diplomacy.

My work



China Centre

China’s invloed op onderwijs in Nederland

03 July 2020 - 16:31

Hoe China politieke munt wil slaan uit het coronavirus

11 February 2020 - 16:04
Europe in the World

Podcast: Ingrid d'Hooghe and Ties Dams talk China and Hong Kong

10 October 2019 - 14:25
Trade and Globalisation

Clingendael Asia Forum

16 July 2015 - 14:29
Trade and Globalisation

New Book: China's Public Diplomacy

23 January 2015 - 17:13
Trade and Globalisation

The Chinese dream and successful communication with the world

03 April 2014 - 15:52
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Strategic Foresight

The Tilting Chessboard

28 March 2017 - 09:30
Strategic Foresight

Seminar One Belt, One Road: Dilemmas and Responses

01 December 2016 - 14:00
Trade and Globalisation

4th Conference on Public Diplomacy in China-Europe Relations

07 October 2015 - 16:15
Strategic Foresight

China's public diplomacy: What does it mean for Europe?

13 January 2015 - 12:00


Training courses

International security

Training Course International Security

07 March 2013 - 11:20