Visiting Scholars

 

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…


WANG Dongdong (March 2018-March 2019)
Associate Professor, Dean of Department of Sociology, School of Law, Jiangnan University
Specialization: Cultural Sociology, Western Sociological Theory(Modernity and Post-Modernity)
Email: DongDongWang@jiangnan.edu.cn
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LIAO Xianghui (January 2018-January 2019)
Associate Professor, School of Public Administration, North Sichuan Medical College
Specialization: Sociology of Religion, Public Administration
Email: shirley_cd@aliyun.com
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WANG Jing (September 2017-September 2018)
Lecturer, School of Humanities, China University of Political Science and Law
Specialization: History of Christianity in Modern China
Email: whk83130@163.com

HUYAN Bowen (July 2017-January 2018)
Ph.D. Student, Renmin University of China
Specialization: Ethnic and religious affair
Email: hybw@163.com

WU Yongjin (January 2017-January 2018)
Ph.D. Student, Shanghai University
Specialization:Sociology of Religion (Folk Religion); Sports and Society
Email: wyjsoc@163.com

LV Sha (December 2016-December 2017)
Senior Lecturer of History & Culture Industry, Hunan Normal University
Specialization:Charity and social history
Email: lvsha6666@163.com

LI Qi (January-June 2016)
Ph.D. Student, East China Normal University
Specialization:Folk Religion
Email: ecnu_liqi@163.com

Ray Wang (September-October 2015)
Assistant Professor, National Chengchi University
Specialization:Transnational Advocacy Network, Religious Freedom
Email: ray.wang023@gmail.com
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HE Guihong (August 2015-February2016)
Associate Professor, Yangzhou University
Specialization:Developmental Psychology, Psychology of Religion
Email: 491175055@qq.com
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YAO Dewei (August 2015-August 2016)
Associate Professor, Anhui University
Specialization:Sociological Theory, Social Psychology, Sociology of Religion
Email: socyaodewei@sina.com
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JIANG Yesha (August 2015-August 2016)
Ph.D. Student, Wuhan University
Specialization: Social Trust, Sociology of Religion
Email: jys1029@163.com
ZHANG Hang (August 2015-August 2016)
Ph.D. Student, Shanghai University
Specialization: Social Stratification and Mobility, Sociology of Religion
Email: hangbestzs@126.com
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Ottavio Palombaro (March 2015)
Ph.D. Student, University of Milan
Specialization:Sociology of Religion
Email: ottavio.palombaro@unimi.it
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LIU Zhengfeng (August 2014-February 2015)
Professor, College of Social Development, Yangzhou University
Specialization:Law
Email: yzdxlzf@163.com
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xieying
XIE Ying (August 2014-August 2015)
Associate Professor, Department of Sociology, Guangzhou University
Specialization: Sociology of Religion, Social Statistics, Social Movement
Email: xysoc@163.com
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Pei
PEI Lili (August 2014-August 2015)
Associate Professor, Department of Ethnology, Southwest University
Specialization: Ethnology, Ethnic Culture, Ethnic Religious Belief
Email: goldenbough@163.com
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WANG Xinrui (August 2014-August 2015)
Associate Professor, School of Humanities, Economics and Law, Northwestern Polytechnical University
Specialization: Chinese Modern Social History
Email: wangxinrui@nwpu.edu.cn
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WU Xuefei (August 2014-August 2015)
Associate Professor, Tourism College of Zhejiang
Specialization: Religious Tourism
Email: wuxuefei.tczj@foxmail.com
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BI Geng (August 2013-January 2014)
Associate professor, College of Humanities and Social Sciences, Huazhong Agricultural University, Wuhan, Hubei, China
Specialization: religious culture and communication
Email: bigeng@163.com
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LI Jian (August 2013-August 2014)
Associate Professor, College of Social Sciences, Shanghai University
Email: tuxuan2006@yeah.net
LIAO Yang (August 2013-August 2014)
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
Email: liaoyang410@126.com
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XIA Changqi (August 2013-August 2014)
Associate Professor, Department of Sociology, Wuhan University, China
Specialization: sociology of religion
Email: cqxia@whu.edu.cn
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ZHANG Kai (August 2013-August 2014)
Criminal defense lawyer in Beijing
Specialization: criminal defense, church-state relations
Email:lawyerkai@gmail.com
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LI Qiong (January 2013-January 2014)
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
Email: liqiong102@126.com
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WANG Ling (January-June 2013)
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
Email: wangling1@yicai.com
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HEI Ying (October 2012-August 2013)
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
Email: ying2880005@163.com
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WANG Chao (August 2012-August 2013)
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
Email: wangchao@snnu.edu.cn
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LU Yuqin (July 2012-July 2013)
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
Email: yctclyq@163.com
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NIE Hongping (June 2012-June 2013)
Associate Professor, School of History and Culture, Lanzhou University, Lanzhou, China
Specialization: Northwest Frontier nationalities; contemporary Christianity in Northwest China
Email: hpnie@163.com
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HUANG Rui (March 2012-September 2012)
Associate Professor, School of Management, Minzu University of China, Beijing, China
Specialization: human resource management; entrepreneurship
Email: hr@muc.edu.cn
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Yuting Wang (July 2011- December 2011)
Assistant Professor, Department of International Studies, American University of Sharjah, the United Arab Emirates
Specialization: religion and immigrants; Muslims
Email: ywang@aus.edu
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CHEN Shengbo (July 2011-July 2012)
Associate Professor, School of Philosophy and Sociology, Lanzhou University, Lanzhou, China.
Specialization: Chinese philosophy; Christianity in Northwest of China.
Email: chensb@lzu.edu.cn
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WANG Ding-an (July 2011-July 2012)
Lecturer, Zhejiang University of Technology, Hangzhou, China
Specialization: comparative literature and religion
Email: dingann@126.com
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QIAN Zaijian (January 2011-August 2011)
Professor, School of Public Administration, Nanjing Normal University, Nanjing, China
Specialization: applied sociology; public policy analysis; public management
Email: charleyqianzj@yahoo.com
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SHAO Zhengkun (January 2011-January 2012)
Associate Professor, Institute of Ancient Books, Jilin University, Changchun, China
Specialization: Buddhism and Taoism in family of ancient China; social assistance based on religion
Email: shzk@jlu.edu.cn
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liuyang
LIU Yang (October 2010-October 2011)
Email: boxliuyang@163.com

yuanming
CAO Yuanming (August 2010-November 2010)
College of Fine Arts, Shanghai University.
Email: yuanmingart@hotmail.com
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Huawei Li
LI Huawei (September 2009-September 2010)
Ph.D Candidate, Department of Religious Studies, Peking University, Beijing, China.
Specialization: sociology of religion; Christianity
Email: lihuawei66@126.com
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Ying Liu
LIU Ying (August 2009-August 2010)
Ph.D. Candidate, College of Philosophy and Sociology, Beijing Normal University, Beijing, China
Specialization:cultural philosophy; values and cultural problems
Email: liuying_915@126.com
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LI Xiaodong (February 2008-February 2009)
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.
Email: lixiaodongbnu@yahoo.com.cn
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Xiaoqun WU
WU Xiaoqun (February–July 2008)
Professor, Department of Folkloric, Henan University, Kaifeng, China
Specialization: folk religion
Email: wxqhm99@hotmail.com
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Liping LIANG
LIANG Liping (March-July 2008)
Professor, Department of Political Science and Public Administration at Shanxi University, Taiyuan, China
Specialization:  sociology of religion; interactions between religion and politics
Email: liang.lp@sohu.com
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Qingxiang GUO
GUO Qingxiang (August 2007-August 2008)
Professor, Department of Philosophy, Renmin University, Beijing, China
Specialization: traditional ethics in China; comparative ethics; religious ethics
Email:guoqingxiang@ruc.edu.cn
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Haitao LIU
LIU Haitao (January-May 2006)
Editor, Minzu Press, Beijing, China
Email: haitaol2003@yahoo.com.cn
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