Associate Professor, Department of Politics and Law, Montclair State University Senior Research Scholar, Weatherhead East Asian Institute, Columbia University
I first developed the concept for my monograph, China as a Risk Society, as a result of my experience as a Fulbright lecturer in Hong Kong in 2002-2003, the year of the SARS crisis, when I observed a complete turnaround in China’s relations with its neighbors due to the Chinese government’s mishandling of the epidemic. Although I have written a great deal over the past decade about great pow...
Associate Professor of Political Science at CUNY-College of Staten Island
EducationPh.D., Political Science, Temple University
Center for Legal Assistance to Pollution Victims (CLAPV)
Associate Professor, The Annenberg School for Communication at University of Pennsylvania
History is full of surprises, so is biography. In August 1988, I entered a Ph.D. program at Beijing Foreign Studies University to specialize in Literary Translation. I was to produce an English translation of an early Chinese text of literary theory. 1988 was a time of cultural ferment in China. A comparative cultural studies program between my university and the Center for Psycho-cultural Studies...
Deputy Director General, Office of South-North Dialogue, Ministry of Unification, Republic of Korea
Director General, Ministry of Unification, Republic of Korea
Assistant Director, Division of Solid Waste and Toxic Chemical Management, China's State Environmental Protection Administration (SEPA)
Environmental Lawyer and Director of Litigation, Center for Legal Assistance to Pollution Victims, Beijing, China
Researcher at the Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique and a member of the Centre d'Etudes et de Recherches Internationales (CERI) in Paris, France
ExpertiseIndia and Pakistan, international relations with Asia during the Cold War