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Caitlin Keliher

Caitlin Keliher

Program Assistant, Harvard China Fund

Caitlin Keliher works at the Harvard China Fund as a Program Assistant. Caitlin graduated summa cum laude from George Washington University in 2014 with a BS in Economics and a second major in Chinese Language and Literature. She spent a year after graduation in Nanjing, China as a Service Fellow for Stanford University’s Volunteers in Asia, working at the Amity Foundation and teaching conversational English to university students.

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Boon Eng Khor

Boon Eng Khor

Associate Professor of Chinese Studies, Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman, Malaysia
Ph.D., 2003, University of Nanjing, Chinese Studies

Boon Eng Khor's research project, "A Comparative Study of Shirley Geok-lin Lim and Geling Yan," examines the impact that social-cultural and political …

Myunggyo Kim

Myunggyo Kim

Student Intern

Myunggyo Kim is a Master's student in the Regional Studies - East Asia program. She received her B.A. in Political Science and International Relations from Yonsei University, South Korea. Her research interests include domestic and international migration in China and Korea since the late 19th century, especially Korean and Chinese diasporic migration and minority ethnic enclaves in East Asia.

William C. Kirby (柯偉林)

William C. Kirby (柯偉林)

T. M. Chang Professor of China Studies
Spangler Family Professor of Business Administration
Harvard University Distinguished Service Professor

William C. Kirby is chairman of the Harvard China Fund and was director of the Fairbank Center in 2006-2013. A historian of modern China, his work examines China's business, economic, and political development in an international context. 中文版  

Arthur Kleinman (凱博文)

Arthur Kleinman (凱博文)

Esther and Sidney Rabb Professor of Anthropology
Professor of Medical Anthropology in Social Medicine
Professor of Psychiatry

Research interests: psychiatry; anthropology; depression, somatization, epilepsy, schizophrenia and suicide, patients and healers in the context of culture; social origins of distress and disease: neurasthenia, depression and pain in modern China; illness narratives; social suffering.

Kazuko Kojima

Kazuko Kojima

Associate Professor of Law, Keio University
Ph.D. 2006, Keio University, Law

Kazuko Kojima's project, "Effective Perspective for Comparative Research on Civil Society," will develop appropriate methodologies and approaches for …

Elisabeth Köll (柯丽莎)

Elisabeth Köll (柯丽莎)

University of Notre Dame

Research interests: Business and economic history of Greater China and East Asia, 19th century to the present; relationship between government, markets, and local society; comparative history of industrialization, technology transfer and engineering; infrastructure development and transnational transportation networks

Lu Kou

Lu Kou

Ph.D. Candidate, East Asian Languages and Civilizations

Lu Kou will be writing his dissertation, “Court Communities and Courtly Writings of Early Medieval China, 550s-610s.” This project explores the representation of “elite mores” in the milieu of court society toward the end of the Northern and Southern Dynasties, the refined, sophisticated courtly writings embedded in this cultural context, and the pivotal position of court in preserving/transmitting past legacy and legitimatizing cultural/political supremacy.