Chinese Studies Research Group

The Chinese Studies Research Group (CSRG) meets several times a year on Fridays to discuss and share ideas and experiences relating to researching China. We also hold regular Research Days to provide Chinese Studies researchers with the opportunity to share their knowledge.

Seminars 2016

Friday 8 April

Friday 13 May (GSM)

Friday 24 June

Friday 26 August (Fieldwork Workshop)

Friday 14 October

All seminars run from 9am-2pm in the Dulcie Hollyock Room in Baillieu Library

See information on seminars and research days from 2015

The research areas of our participants are very broad and include, for example: Ming Dynasty history, contemporary politics, Buddhist writings, environmental management, traditional music, anthropology, Christian missionaries, applied linguistics, urban property, education, popular culture and media, etc.

The Group encourages all postgraduate students and academics, regardless of their disciplinary area, who are working on or researching on or about China to join as a member.

CSRG committee and contacts


Xi Ma


Xue Tao


Lei Yu

Program Team

Zhang Lingfen

Li Chen


Asako Saito

More information


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