FACES is supported by a global network of partners. As active participants in FACES, they share our vision of promoting US-China relationship through long-term, personal bilateral exchange.
FACES is guided and sponsored by the Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies (FSI), Stanford University’s primary forum for interdisciplinary research on key international issues and challenges. Led by former United States Ambassador Michael McFaul and encompassing dozens of fellows and twelve research centers, FSI is devoted to understanding the problems, policies, and processes that cross international borders and affect lives around the world.
The Stanford Global Studies Division (SGS) is Stanford University's hub for education, research, and community engagement centered on exploring issues, societies, and cultures in regional and global perspective. Drawing on its network of 400+ affiliated faculty across the university, SGS equips Stanford students with the interdisciplinary knowledge and skills essential to leading in a global context and fosters innovative research that deepens society’s understanding of critical regions and global issues.
The Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research (SIEPR) is a research organization committed to scholarship that helps address the real-world challenges facing governments and businesses in the United States and around the world. Led by Trione Director Mark Duggan, SIEPR’s goal is to raise living standards and improve the quality of life by making economic policy more effective at all levels.
With its eminent scholars and world-renowned Library and Archives, the Hoover Institution on War, Revolution seeks to improve the human condition by advancing ideas that promote economic opportunity and prosperity, while securing and safeguarding peace for America and all mankind.
FACES is also grateful to the following organizations, listed below, for their generous support.