I advise student research in modern Japanese history. In supervising theses and doctoral dissertations, I look forward to working with students who adopt fresh approaches or look at neglected actors, themes, topics, or connections.
Advised projects include:
JIANG Keyi. Ph.D. student, 2018-2022. “Overcoming Modernity in Japan and China”
- LEUNG Ming Tak, Ernest. M.Phil., 2019. “The Role of State Socialism in Early Developmentalist East Asia: Nishihara Kamezō’s ‘Strategy for Economic State-Building’ and Beyond”
- TOMSOVIC, Philip Devon. M.Phil., 2017. “The Emergence of Men’s Magazines in 1960s Japan”
Ph.D. Dissertations (Reader)
- ZHU Jiageng. Ph.D. student, 2018-2022. Topic TBD.
- SKUTLIN, John Michael. Ph.D., 2017. “Japan, Ink(ed): Tattooing as Decorative Body Modification in Japan”
- WONG, Yee Lam Elim. Ph.D., 2017. “Inheritance and Transformation of the Cantonese Migrants in Yokohama Chinatown from the 1860s to the Present: A Case Study on Shantenki and the Xie Family”