Jiangnan Social University (JSU) is designated very high risk for its affiliation with the MSS, China’s civilian intelligence agency.
JSU trains intelligence officers in tradecraft and carries out research on intelligence and security.https://web.archive.org/web/20190115023257/https://www.globalsecurity.org/intell/world/china/mss-org_icm.htm The university first opened in 1986 with over 600 students and staff.http://archive.fo/rn5CX Since 1999, it has run the Journal of Jiangnan Social University, which publishes research on international security, strategy and politics.http://mall.cnki.net/magazine/magalist/JNSH.htm Satellite and streetview imagery from Google Maps and Baidu appears to show a shooting range at the southern end of its campus.
JSU has interactions with Chinese civilian universities. In 2010, the president of JSU reportedly completed a public policy and management course at Tsinghua University.https://web.archive.org/web/20190604025814/http://www.sppm.tsinghua.edu.cn/10celebration/news/26efe4892b99bd6a012ba4fc81f3000d.html In 2019, a delegation from JSU visited Suzhou Vocational University.https://web.archive.org/web/20190604031857/http://www.jssvc.edu.cn/Show_content.asp?ArticleID=12968 In 2006, the vice president of JSU gave a speech at Soochow University on foreign policy.https://web.archive.org/web/20190604031851/http://www.suda.edu.cn/suda_news/zhxw/200610/21B389EE-5615-4A74-A99A-7825B567A4E0.html
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