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Prof Christian DANIELS 唐立
Division of Humanities

Head and Professor

Tel:
(852) 2358 8908
Language:
English, Mandarin, Japanese
Area of Expertise:
History of Yunnan and Northern Mainland Southeast Asia
History of ethnic groups in Southwest China
Ming and Qing history
History of pre-modern technology
Cultural politics among border peoples
Prof Jenny Leigh SMITH
Division of Humanities

Associate Professor

Tel:
(852) 2358 7798
Language:
English
Area of Expertise:
History of agriculture
History of humanitarian aid
History of technology
Environmental history
Food policy
Prof Jianmei LIU 劉劍梅
Division of Humanities

Professor

Tel:
(852) 2358 7767
Language:
Mandarin, English
Area of Expertise:
Chinese cultural history
Chinese literary and visual modernity
Chinese literary history
Chinese political and intellectual history
Philosophy and religion
Prof Joshua DERMAN 杜哲士
Division of Humanities

Associate Dean of Humanities and Social Science
Associate Professor

Tel:
(852) 2358 5869
Language:
English
Area of Expertise:
Global intellectual history
History of social and political thought
Modern European history
Prof Lok Cheung Lawrence ZHANG 張樂翔
Division of Humanities

Assistant Professor

Tel:
(852) 2358 7825
Language:
Cantonese, Mandarin, English
Area of Expertise:
Chinese business history
Chinese history
Chinese political and intellectual history
Chinese social and economic history
China-Burma-India theatre in WWII
Prof Matthew TOMMASINI 湯文泰
Division of Humanities

Associate Professor of Humanities Practice in Music Education
Senior Lecturer
Associate Artistic Director of The Intimacy of Creativity and HKUST Music Alive!

Tel:
(852) 2358 7768
Language:
English
Area of Expertise:
Art education
Creativity
Music
Music business
Virtual learning
Prof May-yi SHAW 邵梅儀
Division of Humanities

Assistant Professor of Humanities Education
Senior Lecturer

Tel:
(852) 2358 5943
Language:
English, Mandarin, Japanese
Area of Expertise:
Literary theory and cultural criticism
Global history of identity
Modern Chinese literature
Sino-Japanese wartime history and literature
Modern Japanese literature
Prof Tik Sang LIU 廖迪生
Division of Humanities

Associate Professor
Director of South China Research Center

Tel:
(852) 2358 7799
Language:
Cantonese, English, Mandarin
Area of Expertise:
Chinese popular religion
Fishermen culture and society
Food in culture and society
Heritage studies
Lineage organization in South China