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Teachers College, Columbia University
Teachers College
Columbia University

 

Mun C. Tsang

Professor of Economics of Education, Teachers College Columbia University, USA

Director, Center on Chinese Education, Teachers College Columbia University, USA

Changjiang Scholar, Ministry of Education, China

Changjiang Professor of Economics of Education, Peking University, China

Honorary Professor, Beijing Normal University, China

Email: mct27@columbia.edu

Phone: 212-678-3814

Address: Box 211, 525 West 120th Street, New York, NY10027, USA

 

Education

B.S., Chemical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

M.S., Chemical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

M.A., Economics, Stanford University

Ph.D., Economics of Education, Stanford University

 

Areas of Specialization

Educational Development and Reform in China

Education Finance

Education Costs and Policy Analysis in Education

Education and Economic Development

 

Awards and Honors (year, source)

Changjiang Professor of Economics of Education, Peking University, China (Third Term, 4/2012-3/2015, Ministry of Education, China)

Honorary Professor, Yunnan Normal University (since 2012)

International Scholar for Excellent Contributions to Chinese Education Development (2010, Chinese Education Society and Association of Non-government Education in China)

Honorary Professor, South China Normal University (since 2009)

Changjiang Professor of Economics of Education, Peking University, China (Second Term, 4/2009-3/2012, Ministry of Education, China)

Honorary Professor, Beijing Normal University (since 2007)

Changjiang Professor of Economics of Education, Peking University, China (First Term, 4/2006-3/2009, Ministry of Education, China)

Cheung Kong Professor of Economics of Education (2006, from Ministry of Education, China)

The Richard Swanson Excellence in Research Award (2005, from the American Academy for Human Resource Development)

Education Award for Education Projects to Alleviate Poverty (2005, from Yunnan

Education Society, Yunnan, China)

Senior Advisor for Education Development in Yunnan, China (2005, from Yunnan Education Society , Yunnan, China)

Guest Professor, Beijing Normal University (1998, Beijing Normal University)

Honorary President, Education and Economics Society, China (1996, from Education and Economics Society, China)

Guest Professor, Peking University (1995, Peking University)