Daewoo Professor of International Affairs
Ash Center for Democratic Governance
Professor Saich first visited China as a student in 1976 and continues to visit each year. Currently, he is a guest professor at the School of Public Policy and Management at Tsinghua University, China. He also advises a wide range of government, private, and nonprofit organizations on work in China and elsewhere in Asia. His current research focuses on politics and governance in post-Mao China, China’s urbanization and rural-urban inequality, and the interplay between state and society in Asia and the respective roles they play in the provision of public goods and services at the local level. He holds a PhD from the University of Leiden, the Netherlands. He received his master’s degree in politics with special reference to China from London University and his bachelor’s degree in politics and geography from the University of Newcastle. VIEW FULL BIO
Friday, May 16 / 1:00 p.m.
Ash Center for Democratic Governance and Innovation