Research Focus

Cross-Cultural Studies Working Group

Professor Cindy Chu is convenor of the Cross-Cultural Studies Working Group. Professor Chu is an eminent scholar on the Maryknoll Sisters in the United States and in Hong Kong and on other research topics related to the Roman Catholic Church, as well as on the study of current issues in Hong Kong and Mainland China. Moreover, Professor Chu used to be associated with the East-West Center at Hawaii, the most renowned institute of its kind in the world. Sub-themes under the Cross-Cultural Studies Working Group are:

► The Catholic church in China, 1978 to the present
► The Glocalization of the Catholic Church in the context of higher education in China
► The annotation question of the Chinese Protestant Bible, 1877-1917
► National history inside out: The importance of China and Vietnam for the radicalization of Sweden