Robert S. Ross 陆伯彬
Professor of Political Science, Boston College
Robert S. Ross is Professor of Political Science at Boston College. He received his Ph.D. in Political Science from Columbia University in 1984.Read More
Steven Goldstein 戈迪溫
Sophia Smith Professor of Government, Emeritus, Smith College
Research interests: Chinese domestic and foreign policy, mainland China-Taiwan relations and US-Taiwan relations.Read More
Nara Dillon 温奈良
Senior Lecturer on Government
Nara Dillon received her B.A. in history from Williams College and her Ph.D. in political science from the University of California, Berkeley. From 2003 to 2007 she taught Chinese politics and comparative politics as an Assistant Professor at Bard College.Read More
Erez Manela 馬內拉
Professor of History
Erez Manela (Ph.D., Yale) is Professor of History at Harvard University, where he teaches international history and the history of the United States in the world.Read More
Elizabeth J. Perry 裴宜理
Henry Rosovsky Professor of Government; former Director of the Fairbank Center
Elizabeth J. Perry is Henry Rosovsky Professor of Government and Director of the Harvard-Yenching Institute. She is a comparativist with special expertise in the politics of China. A fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences and the recipientRead More
Meg Rithmire 任美格
F. Warren McFarlan Associate Professor of Business Administration
Meg Rithmire is F. Warren McFarlan Associate Professor of Business Administration in the Business, Government, and International Economy Unit at Harvard Business School, where she teaches the course of the same name in the MBA required curriculum.Read More
Anthony Saich 托尼·赛奇
Daewoo Professor of International Affairs
Anthony Saich is the director of the Ash Center for Democratic Governance and Innovation and Daewoo Professor of International Affairs, teaching courses on comparative political institutions, democratic governance, and transitional economies with a focus on China.Read More
Ezra F. Vogel 傅高义
Henry Ford II Professor of the Social Sciences, Emeritus, former Director of the Fairbank Center
Professor Vogel succeeded John Fairbank as second Director (1972-1977) of Harvard's East Asian Research Center (now the Fairbank Center) and second Chairman of the Council for East Asian Studies (1977-1980).Read More
Mark Wu 伍人英
Henry L. Stimson Professor of Law
Mark Wu is Henry L. Stimson Professor of Law at Harvard Law School, where he teaches international trade and international economic law. Previously, he served as the Director for Intellectual Property in the Office of the U.S. Trade RepresentativeRead More
The nexus between Africa and China is in critical need of further study, beginning with the development of an integrative research agenda based on a careful survey of the field. With this in mind, the Harvard University Center for African Studies, the Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies, and the Harvard University Asia Center have launched a four-year Africa-China Initiative, which began in fall 2015.
Meritocracy in China and India Project
To date, the FC and SAI have sponsored two roundtable discussions (April 24, 2015, and November 23, 2015) to explore the concept of “talent” or “meritocracy” in order to identify promising themes and directions for more targeted conferences to be held during the next two academic years. The first two roundtables, held at Harvard, brought together a total of twenty-three scholars of both India and China primarily located in the Boston region.
Read and download our 2018-2019 Annual Report here. The 2018–19 academic year was a challenging time for all of us at the Fairbank Center who devote ourselves to the study of China. The U.S.-China bilateral relationship continues to deteriorate and there are few...
FRESHMEN SEMINAR FRSEMR 70L: Ancient East Asia: Contested Archaeologies of China, Korea and Japan Rowan Flad How is our understanding of the past determined or framed by the concerns of the present? This course considers this problem with a focus on East Asia. In the...