Legal and External Relations Division
Genxin Li is Director of the Legal and External Relations Division of the Preparatory Commission for the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organization.
Between 2003 and 2009, Li was Secretary General of the China Arms Control and Disarmament Association (CACDA) and Secretary General of the China Institute of International Study.
Prior to that, Li held several posts in the Chinese Ministry of Foreign Affairs from 1988 to 2003. During this time, he served as Director and Counsellor of the Research and Policy Division of the Foreign Ministry’s Department of Arms Control, First Secretary in the International Department of the Office of the Commissioner of the Chinese Foreign Ministry in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, Second Secretary at the Chinese Permanent Mission to the United Nations and Third Secretary in the Department of International Organizations and Conferences.
He holds a BA from the Department of History of the Suzhou University (1982), an MA (1988) and a PhD (2005) from the China Foreign Affairs University.