- BA (Nanjing Normal) MA PhD (Tohoku, Japan)
- Professor of Communication and Media Management
- Director, Center for Media and Management and Economics Studies
- Director，Tsinghua-Nikkei Institute of Media Studies
- Associate Dean of Research and Office Administration
Communication Theory, Media Management, Information Society
Communication Theory, Research Methods of Communications, Media Operation and Management
Professor Cui is currently a member of the American Association of Communication and Japanese Association of Social Intelligence. He is also Vice President of the Chinese Society of Communications Studies. Professor Cui received his BA of Chinese Literature from Nanjing Normal University in 1984 and continued for postgraduate training at the Institute of Journalism and Communication at the Chinese Academy of Social Science. He later studied his MA and PhD at the Graduate School of Information Sciences, Tohoku University in Japan. Before joining the faculty at Tsinghua in 2001, he was Associate Professor and Deputy Dean of the School of Journalism and Communication at Nanjing Normal University. Professor Cui has widely published in the area of information studies, communications studies and media management. Among his publications is Theories and Modes of Information society, Higher Education Press, 1999; Media Evolution and Social Development, Nanjin Normal University Press, 1999; Blue Book of China Media Industry, Chinese Academy of Social Science Press, 2010.