Ph.D. Harvard University
Adjunct Assistant Professor
Professor Shaw received her Ph.D. degree in East Asian Languages and Civilizations (modern China and Japan) from Harvard University, and her B.A. degree East Asian Studies (Japanese concentration) and Political Science from University of Pennsylvania. Prior to joining HKUST, she was an Associate Professor in the Department of Journalism and Communication at Shanghai Jiao Tong University and the co-host of “Culture Matters” program on International Channel of Shanghai (ICS).
Modern Chinese and Japanese literature, culture and film; Sino-Japanese wartime history and literature; intercultural and transnational identity formation; studies of third culture kids.