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Tu Ching I 8167


Emeritus Professor of Chinese and East Asian Studies
Founding Director of the Confucius Institute of Rutgers University (CIRU)





  • Ph.D., University of Washington
  • B.A., National Taiwan University

Areas of Specialization

  • Chinese Literary Criticism
  • Chinese Thought
  • Chinese Hermeneutics
  • Chinese Culture
  • East Asia

Recent Books

East_asian_confucianisms Interpretation_and_Intellectual_Change Classics_and_interpretations


Selected Awards and Distinctions

  • Chair Professor, National Chi-Nan University, Taiwan, 2009.
  • World Language Award, Multimedia Educational Resources for Learning and On-line Teaching (MERLOT), 2008.
  • Reviewer, Academic Excellence Projects, National Taiwan University, Taiwan, 2006
  • Chair, Advisory Editorial Board, East Asia: An International Quarterly (Transaction), 1998-2002.

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