Field of study: China

James Robson

James Robson

Chair
EALC: James C. Kralik and Yunli Lou Professor of East Asian Languages and Civilizations

Research Interests:  History of Medieval Chinese Buddhism and Daoism; issues of sacred geography, local religious history, talismans,...

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2 Divinity Avenue, Room 216


p: (617) 495-8363
Office Hours: Fall 2019: By appointment; please email.
William P. Alford

William P. Alford

Law School: Director, East Asian Legal Studies
Henry L. Stimson Professor of Law

Research interests: Chinese law and legal history; legal aspects of international trade and technology transfer.

Austin Hall, Room 309
p: (617) 495-4693
Peter K Bol

Peter K Bol

EALC: Charles H. Carswell Professor of East Asian Languages and Civilizations

Research Interests: the history of China’s cultural elites at the national and local levels from the 7th to the 17th...

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2 Divinity Ave. #221
p: (617) 495-8361
Nara Dillon

Nara Dillon

Senior Lecturer on Government

Research Interests: globalization, social policy, povery; politics of welfare, charity, and health care in China and the developing world.

2 Divinity Ave. #230
p: (617) 495-8366
William C. Kirby

William C. Kirby

Dept. of History: T.M. Chang Professor of China Studies and Spangler Family Professor of Business Administration
Chairman, Harvard China Fund

Research interests: modern Chinese political and economic history; history of the Republic of China and of the People’s Republic of...

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1730 Cambridge Street, CGIS S128
p: 495-5119
Arthur Kleinman

Arthur Kleinman

Dept. of Anthropology: Esther and Sidney Rabb Professor of Anthropology
On Leave Spring 2020

Research interests: Medical anthropology, study of illness, health care and moral experience in the social transformation of Chinese...

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Tozzer Anthropology Building 414, 21 Divinity Ave
p: (617) 495-3846
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Yuhua Wang

Dept. of Government: Assistant Professor of Government
On Leave 2019-2020

Research interests: state institutions and state-business relations in China.

1737 Cambridge St, CGIS Knafel K214


p: (617) 496-2750
Mark Wu

Mark Wu

Harvard Law School: Henry L. Stimson Professor of Law

Research interests: international trade law, including issues concerning emerging economies, digital trade,...

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Harvard Law School, Griswold 302
p: 617-496-5493