Delegation from Nanjing University Visits Brown

October 7, 2013

October 4, 2013
Brown's Office of International Affairs hosted five Nanjing University deans to plan next steps for the partnership between the two institutions.  The Nanjing University delegation included:

  • Cong Cong, Deputy Dean for the Institute for Advance Studies in the Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Wang Haixiao, Dean of the Department of Applied Foreign Language Studies
  • Xu Xingwu, Dean of the School of Liberal Arts
  • Zhou Xiaohong, Dean of the School of Social and Behavioral Sciences
  • Zhu Gang, Dean of the School of Foreign Studies

Meetings were held with Kevin McLaughlin, Dean of the Faculty; David Savitz, Vice President for Resarch; Edward Steinfeld, Dean’s Professor of China Studies and Professor of Political Science; and, other members of the Brown faculty to discuss ways to further institutional collaboration for the benefit of students and research. Dean Zhou Xiaohong also delivered a lecture, "Globalization, Social Transformation, and the Chinese Middle Classes."