Dr. Hua's Resume

Dr. Shiping Hua, originally from China, is the Calvin and Helen Lang Distinguished Chair in Asian Studies and Director of the Asian Studies Program at the University of Louisville.

He has authored and edit/co-edited 8 books in English, including Chinese Utopianism: A Comparative Study of Reformist Thought in Japan and Russia 1898-1997 published by Stanford University Press in 2009 and Scientism and Humanism: Two Cultures in Post-Mao China 1978-1989 published by the State University of New York Press in 1995.

He is the general editor of two book series: Asia in the New Millennium published by University Press of Kentucky annually in English and Contemporary World’s Classics: Political Science Series published annually with Renmin University Press in Chinese.

He is currently President of the SE Chapter of the Association of Asian Studies.  Dr. Hua is a guest professor with China’s Peking University, Renmin University, Jilin University, and Nankai University.