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Personal profile

Description of research and teaching

Julie Yu-Wen Chen's research concerns minority policies in China and China's international relations. Among her courses are "Governance in China", "China's International Relations and Diplomacy", "Chinese Societies" and others. 

 

Curriculum vitae

Julie Yu-Wen Chen is Professor of Chinese Studies at the Faculty of Arts at the University of Helsinki (Finland) and Hosting Professor at the Department of Asian Studies at Palacky University (Czech Republic).

Dr. Chen serves as Editor-in-Chief of Asian Ethnicity (Routledge, SCOPUS & ESCI) and one of the Editors of the Journal of Chinese Political Science (Springer, SSCI). She is also the academic liaison for the University of Helsinki at the Nordic NIAS Council based in Denmark as well as the Nordic Center in Fudan University, China. She is currently serving as the chair of the board of Nordic Association for China Studies (NACS) until 2021 as well as representing Finland in COST ACTION: China in Europe Research Network (European Cooperation in Science & Technology funded by EU Horizon 2020).

Dr. Chen formerly held academic positions at Nazarbayev University (Kazakhstan), University College Cork (Ireland) and Academia Sinica (Taiwan). In addition, Dr. Chen was visiting scholar at La Trobe University (Australia), University of Virginia (USA), University of Tokyo (Japan), University of Tübingen (Germany), University of Nottingham (UK), University of Macau (China), and St. Petersburg State University (Russia). In 2011, she provided testimony in the public hearing of the U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission on "China's Foreign Policy: Challenges and Players" in Washington D.C.  

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Education/Academic qualification

Political Sciences, PhD in Social Sciences (Doktor der Sozialwissenschaften), University of Konstanz

20062009

International Relations and Diplomacy, MA, Leiden University

20042006

External positions

Non-Resident Senior Fellow, China Policy Institute, University of Nottingham

2016 → …

Hosting Professor, Palacky University

Keywords

  • 517 Political science
  • China's International Relations
  • Ethnic Conflicts
  • Comparative Politics
  • 6160 Other humanities
  • Chinese Studies
  • Asian Studies
  • Chinese Societies and Cultures

International and National Collaboration Publications and projects within past five years.

Publications 2003 2019

Czech perceptions of the rise of China: a survey among university students

Chen, Y-W. & Hao, Y., 26 Apr 2019, In : Asia Europe Journal.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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Back to Normalization or Conflict with China in Greater Central Asia? Evidence from Local Students’ Perceptions

Chen, Y-W. & Günther, O., 2018, In : Problems of Post-Communism.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
File

Book Review on "The pragmatic dragon: China's grand strategy and boundary settlements"

Chen, Y-W., 2018, In : Journal of Chinese governance. 3, 2, p. 261-262 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article reviewScientific

Follow the Flow: China’s Strategy to Global Leadership

Hodzi, O. & Chen, Y-W., Jul 2018, In : China Quarterly of International Strategic Studies . 4, 1, 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access

China in Central Asia: Local Perceptions from Future Elites

Chen, Y-W. & Jiménez-Tovar, S., Oct 2017, In : China Quarterly of International Strategic Studies . 3, 3, p. 429-455 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access

Projects 2016 2018

Chinese Outbound Tourism in Africa

Chen, J. Y.

01/04/201631/12/2018

Project: Research project

Oral History of China Studies in Scandinavia

Chen, J. Y.

01/01/201631/12/2018

Project: Research project

Central Asian Perspectives on the Rise of China

Chen, J. Y.

01/01/201630/06/2018

Project: Research project

Activities 2012 2019

Organize and chair a seminar "The Rise of Taiwanese and Hong Kong Identities and Their Implications for Beijing and Washington"

Julie Yu-Wen Chen (Chair)
4 Jul 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

Avoiding the Thucydides Trap in Sino-American Relations (…And 8 Reasons Why That Might Be Difficult)

Julie Yu-Wen Chen (Attendee)
25 Mar 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

Attend 2019 European Confucius Institute Conference and co-chair a panel on "Improvement and Evaluation of Quality of Confucius Institutes"

Julie Yu-Wen Chen (Attendee)
18 Jun 201919 Jun 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

Helsinki Di­gital Hu­man­it­ies Hack­a­thon #DH­H19

Julie Yu-Wen Chen (Attendee)
24 May 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

Attend seminar "Using participatory and creative methods in research"

Julie Yu-Wen Chen (Attendee)
3 Jun 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

Press / Media

Being interviewed in "Dosentti" on Alfa TV (19:00, February 26, 2018)

Julie Yu-Wen Chen

26/02/2018

1 item of media coverage

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Trump's visit to China

Julie Yu-Wen Chen

14/11/2017

1 media contribution

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Trump til statsmandseksamen

Julie Yu-Wen Chen

10/11/2017

1 media contribution

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Interviewed in People's Daily April 1, 2017

Julie Yu-Wen Chen

01/04/2017

1 media contribution

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