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An upcoming lecture on Reorientation of Higher Education in China by Professor Mok

Event: Talk by Professor Joshua Mok Ka Ho from the Hong Kong Institute of Education*

Title:  “The Reorientation of Higher Education in China: The Rise of Transnational Higher Education and Challenges for Governance

Time: 11.00 a.m.-12.15 p.m. on Wednesday, April 6

Location: 140 Horace Mann Hall
Speaker: Professor Joshua Mok Ka Ho, the Hong Kong Institute of Education

Professor Joshua MOK Ka Ho
is the Chair Professor of Comparative Policy, Associate Vice President (External Relations), Dean of Faculty of Arts and Sciences, Co-Director of Centre for Governance and Citizenship (CGC) in the Hong Kong Institute of Education. He worked creatively across the academic worlds of sociology, political science and public and social policy while building up his wide knowledge of China and the region. Professor Mok has published extensively in the fields of comparative education policy, comparative development and policy studies, and social development in contemporary China and East Asia. In the past few years, he has also worked closely with the World Bank and UNICEF as International Consultant for comparative development and policy studies projects.

*This is a guest talk at the Seminar on Chinese Education hosted by Professor Mun Tsang.