Yao has accepted a teaching position at the China Executive Leadership Academy, Pudong which is one of the leading universities in Shanghai. Yao's main responsibility is to give lectures on Chinese media to ministers from most developing countries which obtain a close official relationship with China. The purpose of Yao's lecture is to provide them with a general idea of what is going on in China during the reform era. This job is also research based. Yao will continue doing research on Chinese media workers which will offer him a greater understanding of the probelms and challenges that they face.
*February 12, 2013