- Professor of History, Yale University
Years of Affiliation: Visiting Scholar from 2020-2021
Peter Purdue is a Professor of History at Yale University. At the Fairbank Center he will be working on a project examining the comparative history of tea in Asia as well as a study of China and the world in the first decade of the twentieth century.
Research interests: Chinese environmental history; China and the world ca. 1900; Frontiers of Asia; Qing history