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The speaker: Jae Ho CHUNG is a professor of political science and international relations and Director of the Program on US-China Relations at Seoul National University, Korea. A graduate of Seoul National University, Brown University, and the University of Michigan, Professor Chung taught at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (1993-96) and was the Brookings Institution’s CNAPS Fellow (2002-3). Dr. Chung is the author or editor of seventeen books, including Central Control and Local Discretion in China (Oxford University Press, 2000), Between Ally and Partner: Korea-China Relations and the United States (Columbia University Press, 2007), Assessing China’s Power (PagraveMacMillan, 2015), and Centrifugal Empire: Central-Local Relations in China (Columbia University Press, 2016). Professor Chung is the founding coordinator of the Asian Network for the Study of Local China (ANSLoC: http://www.ansloc.net ). He is also a recipient of Seoul National University’s Best Researcher Award in 2009 and of Korean Association for International Studies’ Best Book Award in 2012.

Time: 12:30 – 14:00 pm, Thursday, 10 November 2016

Venue: YIA_505, Yasumoto International Academic Park(国际康本学术园), CUHK

Language:  English

A Lunch (Sandwich and soft drink) will be served

For reservation please email usc@cuhk.edu.hk by 17:00, 8 November 2016

Registrations will be accepted on a first come first served basis