We are delighted and proud to announce that current CCHH PhD student Di Lu 蘆笛 has been honoured with the IASTAM Charles Leslie Junior Scholar Essay Award for his outstanding paper 'Transnational Circulation of the Knowledge of the Caterpillar Fungus to Early 20th Century'.
What Makes us Human? Philosophical and Religious Perspectives in China and the West, Central European University, Budapest, July 4–15 2016. More...
Wednesday 4 November, 5.15pm, Rockefeller 339.
A talk on intrepid travel photographer Isabella Bird and her voyages in late 19th-century China, by travel writer and former Royal Photographic Society curator Deborah Ireland. More...
Dr Vivienne Bradwell is a Senior Teaching Fellow in the School of Law at SOAS.
Dr Joseph Calabrese is a Lecturer in Medical Anthropology and Anthropology of Religion at UCL. Trained in both anthropology and clinical psychology, he is especially interested in interdisciplinary studies.
Dr Michael Clark is Convenor of Medicine on Screen in the Centre for the Humanities and Health at King's College, London.
Benny Dembitzer is an international development economist and
development consultant. He was a member of the team that won the Nobel
Peace Prize in 1985.
Prof. Therese Hesketh is Director of Teaching and Learning for the
Institute of Global Health at UCL. Her research focuses on population health in China. Her Chinese base is at Zhejiang University, where she has her own research team.
Prof. Jonathan Holmes is Professor of Physical Geography and Director of the multidisciplinary Environmental Change Research Centre (ECRC) at UCL.
He has worked extensively in China over the past decade, and is a visiting professor at Lanzhou University.
Dr Paul Kadetz is Convenor and Assistant Professor of Global Public Health at Leiden University College, The Hague. He is also on the faculty of the Global Health programme
of the Arizona School of Health Sciences. His interests span public health, traditional medicines and development studies.
Dr Lars Laamann is a Lecturer in the History of China in the Department of History at SOAS. His research interests include medicine, drugs and healing.
Patrizia Liberati (Peking University) is a film specialist and award-winning literary translator, well known for her translations of the novels of Nobel laureate Mo Yan 莫言. Her current research concerns Chinese Film Adaptations and the Body.
Prof. CJ Lim 林純正 is Professor of Architecture and Cultural Design, and Vice-Dean of
International Development at the Bartlett, UCL. He is also the founding
director of Studio 8 Architects, with recent eco-cities planning and architecture commissions from the Chinese and Korean Governments.
Dr Vivienne Lo 羅維前 is the Director of CCHH. She lectures in the History of Asian Medicine and Classical Chinese medicine
at UCL. Her own research focuses on the
social and cultural origins of acupuncture and therapeutic exercise and the transmission of knowledge along the so-called
Prof. Hugh Montgomery is Chair of Intensive Care Medicine at UCL and Head of the UCL Institute for Human Health and Performance. A true polymath, he is also an expert on climate change and its impact on human health. He founded Project Genie to inform young people about
Dr Jackie Morris was until recently based in the UCL Research Department of Primary Care and Population Health. She is an expert on aging and care for the elderly.
Dr Aaron Parkhurst is a UCL Teaching Fellow in Medical Anthropology. His research focuses on the ways in which identity is constructed in the United Arab Emirates in the face of religion, rapid development, health systems, technology, and immigration.
Dr Wang Tao 汪涛, former Chair of the China Research Centre at SOAS, is now Pritzker Chair of Asian Art at the Art Institute of Chicago. He is an archaeologist and art historian.
Zhao Chenyue has substantial experience in health systems research and child wellbeing studies. He is currently pursuing PhD research at UCL in the psychosocial wellbeing of left-behind children in rural China, and the feasibility of an intervention program providing community care.
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