As a faculty, we aim to train our students to not only be proficient in the Chinese language, but to give our students a thorough understanding of the culture, history, politics, and religions of one of the largest and most ancient countries in the world. 

Department Contacts

  • Chair

  • Fuji Lozada
    Chair of Chinese Studies

  • Departmental Coordinator

  • Susan Fabros
    Departmental Coordinator for Chinese Studies

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Graham Bullock

  • Associate Professor of Political Science | Faculty Director of the Deliberative Citizenship Initiative | Director of Davidson in China | Director of the Sustainability Information Lab

Primary Areas of Expertise

  • U.S. Politics
  • Environmental Politics and Policy
  • Citizenship and Deliberative Policymaking
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Rosaline Kyo

  • Assistant Professor of Art and Chinese Studies
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Fuji Lozada

  • Associate Dean of Faculty | Professor of Anthropology | Chair of Chinese Studies

Primary Areas of Expertise

  • China/East Asia
  • Food Studies
  • Science and Technology Studies


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Dasa Mortensen

  • Assistant Professor of History
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Rachel Pang

  • Associate Professor of Religious Studies
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Shelley Rigger

  • Brown Professor of Political Science

Primary Areas of Expertise

  • China and Taiwan
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Ping Shao

  • Associate Professor of Chinese Studies
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Vivian Shen

  • Professor of Chinese Studies
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Yiting Tsai

  • Lecturer of Chinese Studies
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Susan Fabros

  • Departmental Coordinator
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