Founder of the Centre of Taiwan Studies
China’s economic development in the 20th and 21st centuries (especially agricultural and rural change, demographic and employment issues, consumption and living standards); evolution of ‘Greater China’; economic development of Taiwan and cross-Strait economic relations
Tel: 020 7898 4525 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Room: 267 Office Hours: By appointment
Director of the Centre of Taiwan Studies
Contemporary Taiwanese Politics: Elections, Parties, Democratization
Tel: 020 7898 4206 Email: email@example.com Room: 209 Office Hours: Wednesdays 2- 4
Deputy Director (Center of Taiwan Studies)
Cultural politics; identity politics; spatial construction and cartographic representation; nationalism in Taiwan.
Tel: 020 7898 4508 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Room: 267 Office Hours: Wednesday 1:30 -2:30 (or by appointment)
Senior Teaching Fellow
My principal research interests lie in unravelling the presuppositions of cultural discourse. For example, how do different individuals variously imagine and construct the effects of media on society?
Email: email@example.com Room: 367 Office Hours: Monday 11:00 - 12:00, Tuesday 11:00 - 12:00
Classical Chinese philology, rhetoric, philosophy and literature; the history of Sinology in Europe; reception of the canon with specific reference to the Analects
Tel: +44(0) 20 7898 4218 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Room: 398 Office Hours: Tuesdays 12-1pm
Laws of China and Taiwan; Comparative Constitutional Law; Human Rights in Asia; Law and Visual Culture; Legal History
Tel: +44 (0)207 898 4645 Email: email@example.com Room: S327 Office Hours: Monday 14:00-16:00 (Term 1); 13:00-15:00 (Term 2)
Professorial Research Associate
I am fully engaged with research on key aspects of Taiwanese history, especially in the 19th and 20th centuries, with particular focus on the indigenous east and its economic and cultural relations with western Taiwan, its historical relations with China, Japan and the West, and interactions between cultural, social and economic changes.
Non Resident Research Associate
An influential Taiwanese writer who writes about politics, culture and music for major media in China, Taiwan, Hong Kong and international media.
Chief Advisor, Business Next (A news media outlet focusing on technology, business and creativity)
Chief editor and Host of Talk to Taiwan (A weekly web-TV program on politics and culture, and has been featured in the Monocle magazine.)
Current position: Senior Lecturer in East Asian Studies, School of Language and Area Studies, University of Portsmouth
History of UK-Taiwan relations
A specialist in Chinese-language cinema (in particular Taiwan cinema) and the media and democratization in Taiwan
Taiwan. Anthropology of education. Faith communities in Britain.
Current Position: Lecturer in Asia Pacific Studies in University of Central Lancashire
Sociology of knowledge, area studies, construction of academic fields, nation building and identity politics
Former Visiting Scholar
Former Visiting Scholar
class and ethnicity in migration, gendered migration