Professor Yong-shun CAI

PhD, Stanford University
Chair Professor of Social Science

Research interests:
Social Movements and Collective Action, Institution Building and Regime Transition, Chinese Domestic Politics

Professor Cameron CAMPBELL

PhD, University of Pennsylvania
Professor of Social Science

Research interests:
Population, Chinese Society, Family, Stratification and Inequality

Professor Stuart GIETEL-BASTEN

PhD, University of Cambridge
Associate Professor of Social Science

Research interests:
Population and Policy Issues in Asia

Professor Li HAN

PhD, Harvard University
Associate Professor of Social Science

Research interests:
Development Economics, Labor Economics, Economics of Education, Political Economy

Professor Jean HONG

PhD, New York University
Assistant Professor of Social Science

Research interests:
Comparative Political Economy, Authoritarian Regimes and Leadership, Political Economy of Development, Resource Politics,
East Asia

Professor Wenkai HE

PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Associate Professor of Social Science

Research interests:
The political Economy of State Formation in Western Europe and East Asia, Comparative Historical Analysis in Social Science, Political Economy of Development, Economic History of Early Modern and Modern China

Professor Yi-min LIN

PhD, Yale University
Professor of Social Science

Research interests:
Political Economy, Organizations and Institutions, China

Professor John MA

PhD, McMaster University
Associate Professor of Social Science

Research interests:
Internal Migration and Human Capital Transfer in the Asia-Pacific region, Fertility, Quantitative Methods, Geographical Information Systems (GIS)

Professor Kira MATUS

PhD, Harvard University
Associate Professor of Social Science

Research interests:
Innovation for Sustainable Development, Sustainable Production and Consumption/ Sustainable Manufacturing, Green Chemistry and Engineering, Science Advice in Public Policy, Regulation of Emerging Technologies, Sustainability Science

Professor Gerald R PATCHELL

PhD, Simon Frazer University
Associate Professor of Social Science

Research interests:
Territorial and Inter-firm Cooperation, Sustainable Development, Environmental Economic Geography, The Organization of Variety, Business and Environment, Japan

Professor Alvin SO

PhD, University of California, Los Angeles
Chair Professor of Social Science

Research interests:
Development Studies, Social Classes and Social Conflict, Historical and Comparative Sociology, East Asian societies China (Mainland, Taiwan, Hong Kong), Korea, and Japan

Professor Kevin Kim-pong TAM

PhD, Hong Kong University
Associate Professor of Social Science

Research interests:
Pro-environmental Behavior, Human-nature Relationship, Culture and Environment, Cross-cultural Environmental Psychology; Cultural Transmission, Value Socialization, Cultural Norms, Cultural Influence

Dr Hongbo WANG

PhD, University of California, Los Angeles
Lecturer of Social Science

Research interests:
Higher Education, Child Development, Family and Marriage, Immigrant Adaptation, Quantitative Methodology

Professor Jin WANG

PhD, London School of Economics
Associate Professor of Social Science

Research interests:
Development Economics, Public Economics, Chinese Economy

Professor Xiaogang WU

PhD, University of California, Los Angeles
Professor of Social Science

Research interests:
Social Stratification and Mobility, Labor Markets and Economic Sociology, Quantitative Methodology

Professor Michelle YIK

PhD, University of British Columbia
Professor of Social Science

Research interests:
Structure of Affect, Chinese Emotions, Facial Expressions, Culture and Personality

Professor Jane ZHANG

PhD, University of California at Berkeley
Assistant Professor of Social Science

Research interests:
Experimental Economics, Preference Formation, Development Economics

Professor David ZWEIG

PhD, University of Michigan
Chair Professor of Social Science

Research interests:
Chinese Politics and Political Economy, Rural Development in China, Sino-American Relations, International Political Economy,
Returnee Scholars in China, East Asian International Relations

 

For more information about the faculty and teaching team, please visit the website of Division of Social Science.