CRCS hosts visiting scholars (faculty or Ph.D. candidates) interested in the social scientific study of religion. The visiting scholar is expected to audit some courses at Purdue University, engage in scholarly research and writing, give one or more lectures at Purdue, and seek opportunities to exchange with other scholars in the study of religion and/or participate in the annual meetings of the Association for the Sociology of Religion and the Society for the Scientific Study of Religion. For application information...
Associate professor, College of Humanities and Social Sciences, Huazhong Agricultural University, Wuhan, Hubei, China
Specialization: religious culture and communication
Associate Professor, College of Social Sciences, Shanghai University
Professor, Department of Sociology, College of Public Management, South China Agricultural University, Guangzhou, China
Specialization: religion and ethnic relation; Chinese fork religion and traditional society; ethnic societies and culture of Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan
Associate Professor, Department of Sociology, Wuhan University, China
Specialization: sociology of religion
Criminal defense lawyer in Beijing
Specialization: criminal defense, church-state relations
Associate Professor, Social and Public Administration School, East China University of Science and Technology, Shanghai, China
Specialization: sociological research on religion and social conflicts in China
Associate Senior Journalist of China Business News
Specialization: The population policy of China; the influence of one-child policy on economy, education and the whole society; the fertility values of different generations
Ph.D. Candidate, School of Philosophy and Religious studies, Minzu University of China, Beijing, China
Specialization: Islamic philosophy; religious identity; and interactions between universal religion and local culture
Associate Research Fellow, Northwest Ethnology Center, Shaanxi Normal University, Xi'an, China
Specialization: Islam on Hui Muslim in China; the relation between Islam and Christianity in Northwest of China in 1840-1949
Professor, Department of History, Yancheng Teachers University, Yancheng, Jiangsu, China
Specialization: modern politics and society of China (1840-1949); educational theory of Qian Mu; American missionaries and modern Jiangsu Province
Associate Professor, School of History and Culture, Lanzhou University, Lanzhou, China
Specialization: Northwest Frontier nationalities; contemporary Christianity in Northwest China
Associate Professor, School of Management, Minzu University of China, Beijing, China
Specialization: human resource management; entrepreneurship
Assistant Professor, Department of International Studies, American University of Sharjah, the United Arab Emirates
Specialization: religion and immigrants; Muslims
Associate Professor, School of Philosophy and Sociology, Lanzhou University, Lanzhou, China.
Specialization: Chinese philosophy; Christianity in Northwest of China.
Lecturer, Zhejiang University of Technology, Hangzhou, China
Specialization: comparative literature and religion
Professor, School of Public Administration, Nanjing Normal University, Nanjing, ChinaSpecialization: applied sociology; public policy analysis; public management
Associate Professor, Institute of Ancient Books, Jilin University, Changchun, China
Specialization: Buddhism and Taoism in family of ancient China; social assistance based on religon
College of Fine Arts, Shanghai University.
Ph.D Candidate, Department of Religious Studies, Peking University, Beijing, China.
Specialization: sociology of religion; Christianity
Ph.D. Candidate, College of Philosophy and Sociology, Beijing Normal University, Beijing, China
Specialization：cultural philosophy; values and cultural problems
Professor, College of Philosophy and Sociology & the Research Center on Value and Culture, Beijing Normal University, Beijing, China
Specialization: social and political philosophy; values & cultural Problems; moral education.
Professor, Department of Folkloric, Henan University, Kaifeng, China
Specialization: folk religion
Professor, Department of Political Science and Public Administration at Shanxi University, Taiyuan, China
Specialization: sociology of religion; interactions between religion and politics
Professor, Department of Philosophy, Renmin University, Beijing, China
Specialization: traditional ethics in China; comparative ethics; religious ethics
Editor, Minzu Press, Beijing, China