Visiting Scholars

Current Visiting Scholars

CHENG Gong, Visiting Student Researcher

Email: chenggong@berkeley.edu

Appointment Dates 01/15/2015–01/14/2016

Home Institution Shanghai University

Field Film Studies

Research Topic Chinese Male Film Stars: Body, Masculinity and Chinese Images since 1980

CHIBA Kengo, Visiting Scholar

Email: chibakengo@berkeley.edu

Appointment Dates 03/27/2015–03/26/2016

Home Institution Chuo University

Graduating Institution Waseda University

Field Chinese Literature

Research Topic John Fryer and the creation of modern neologisms in the 19th century

Ferdinand DAGENAIS, Visiting Scholar

Email: f.dagenais@aol.com

Appointment Dates ongoing

Home Institution School of International Business, Beijing Foreign Studies University

Field Education

Research Topic The Life and Work of John Fryer in China

GRGIC Mladen, Visiting Scholar

Appointment Dates 08/26/2015–06/30/2016

Home Institution University of Montenegro

Field International Studies

Research Topic Changing paradigm in Chinese Foreign Policy in 21st Century

HE Bixiao, Visiting Scholar

Appointment Dates 08/15/2015–08/14/2016

Home Institution Sun Yat Sen University

Field Journalism

Research Topic Search for the Origin of the “Paradox”: The Remolding of Private Newspapers in Port China—A Case Study in Beijing, Shanghai and ngzhou (1949-1953)

KU Ming-chun, Visiting Scholar

Email: mcku@berkeley.edu

Appointment Dates 07/15/2015–01/14/2016

Home Institution National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan

Field Sociology

Research Topic Heritage Tourism and Cultural Governance in Contemporary China

LEE Jeong-jae, Visiting Scholar

Email: leejjch@berkeley.edu

Appointment Dates 01/25/2015–01/24/2016

Home Institution Sogang University

Field Chinese Language and Literature

Research Topic The Rise and Decline of Elite Drama in Late Imperial China

LI Fei, Visiting Scholar

Appointment Dates 08/24/2015–08/23/2016

Home Institution Sichuan University

Field Literature

Research Topic Embodied Heritage and Embodied Modernity of Non-literate People: on the Case of Rgyalrong Tibetan in Southwestern China

LI Yonghua, Visiting Scholar

Appointment Dates 08/20/2015–08/19/2016

Home Institution Zhejiang University

Field Civil engineering & Architecture

Research Topic Intersection of landscape ecology and contemporary urbanism

REN Zhe, Visiting Scholar

Email: renzhe97@berkeley.edu

Appointment Dates 02/27/2015–02/26/2016

Home Institution Institute of Developing Economies, JETRO

Field Political Science and Developing Economics

Research Topic Township leaders and village chiefs in contemporary China: Complexities and tensions in their changing relationships

SAITO Tomohiro, Visiting Scholar

Email: tomohiro@berkeley.edu

Appointment Dates 09/06/2014–9/30/2015

Home Institution Tohoku University

Field Literature & Religion

Research Topic Chan thought and the Buddhist canon in medieval China

SHI Xiaolei, Visiting Scholar

Email: xiaoleishi@berkeley.edu

Appointment Dates 07/08/2015–07/07/2016

Home Institution Harbin Normal University

Field History of Sciences

Research Topic Using Images as Historical Evidences: Agricultural Society in the Paintings from the Song to the Ming Dynasties

WU Keping, Visiting Scholar

Appointment Dates 08/01/2015–07/31/2016

Home Institution Harvard Yenching Institute

Field Anthropology

Research Topic Frontier Pluralism: Ethnicity, Religion and the State in the Sino-Burmese-Tibetan Borderlands

XIAN Jia, Visiting Student Researcher

Appointment Dates 08/15/2015–08/14/2016

Home Institution Shanghai University

Field Film Studies

Research Topic Beyond Vernacular Modernism — The Socialist Transformation and the Change of Film Industry in Shanghai since 1949

YANG Yong, Visiting Scholar

Email: yongyang@berkeley.edu

Appointment Dates 10/15/2014–10/15/2015

Home Institution Jiangxi University of Finance and Economics

Graduating Institution Fudan University

Field History

Research Topic A Study of the Private Lending Risk Prevention in Modern China

ZHOU Zheng, Visiting Scholar

Appointment Dates 09/01/2015–08/31/2016

Home Institution Harbin Normal University

Graduating Institution Fudan University

Field Education

Research Topic Research on social integration issues for new urban immigrants