Past Member

Rowena Xiaoqing He

Social Science
Field of Study
Modern and Contemporary China
From 9/2018 – 7/2019:

Rowena He’s research focuses on the relationship between intellectuals and the state in modern and contemporary China: specifically, the nexus of history, memory, and power, and the implications of these issues for youth values, civic education, and social change. She will work on a book about the roots and development of Chinese student nationalism in post-1989 China.

Dates at IAS
  • Social Science
University of Toronto Ph.D., 2008
University of Toronto M.A., 2002
Harvard’s Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies 2015–2019 Research Associate
Harvard University 2010–2015 Lecturer, Faculty of Arts and Sciences
Harvard University 2008–2010 Post-Doctoral Fellow