• PL 59 (Unioninkatu 38)

    00014

    Finland

20122018
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Personal profile

Description of research and teaching

Primary Teaching and Research Interests: 

International Relations of Africa and non-Western Global Powers, and Comparative Politics. Topics covered include China’s foreign policy, politics in Africa, Rising powers and the politics of South-to-South relations.

Current Research Projects:

1. China’s soft power strategies in developing countries, Chinese outbound tourism to Africa and the China Development Model.

2. China-Africa security relations and its impact on the peace-development nexus on the continent.

Education/Academic qualification

Political Science, PhD in Political Science, Lingnan University

Political Science, M.A in Democratic Governance and Civil Society, Universität Osnabrück

Law, Bachelor of Laws (Honours), University of Zimbabwe

Keywords

  • 517 Political science

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

Publications 2012 2018

Chinese in Africa: ‘Chineseness’ and the complexities of identities

Hodzi, O., 12 Dec 2018, In : Asian Ethnicity. 20, 1, p. 1-7 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
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Delegitimization and ‘Re-socialization’: China and the Diffusion of Alternative Norms in Africa

Hodzi, O., 13 Nov 2018, In : International Studies. 55, 4, p. 1-18 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
File

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

New Actors in the GameManipulation in Zimbabwe: The MDC–Alliance and Election

Hodzi, O., 16 Oct 2018, In : RUSI Newsbrief. 38, 9, p. 1-4 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleProfessional

The End of China’s Non-Intervention Policy in Africa

Hodzi, O., 2018, Palgrave Macmillan. 266 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBookScientificpeer-review

Activities 2011 2018

Boston University

Obert Hodzi (Visiting researcher)
Jul 2018Oct 2018

Activity: Visiting an external institution typesAcademic visit to other institution

Nordic Africa Institute

Obert Hodzi (Visiting researcher)
Jan 2018Feb 2018

Activity: Visiting an external institution typesAcademic visit to other institution

Renmin Univ China, Renmin University of China

Obert Hodzi (Visiting researcher)
10 Sep 201725 Oct 2017

Activity: Visiting an external institution typesAcademic visit to other institution

International Workshop of Early Career Researchers on World Order and Peace: International Politics in the 21st Century in a Global Perspective

Obert Hodzi (Attendee)
5 Dec 20179 Dec 2017

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