Howard Chiang

Howard Chiang

Position Title
Assistant Professor

Unit
History Department

Bio

Professor Chiang’s research focuses on the history of modern China and global Sinophone cultures, with an emphasis on the critical studies of science, medicine, gender, and sexuality. His research has been supported by Academia Sinica, the British Arts and Humanities Research Council, the Chiang Ching-kuo Foundation, the Consortium for History of Science, Technology and Medicine, the D. Kim Foundation, the Tang Prize Foundation, and the Wellcome Trust. His work has helped shape the fields of transgender history, Sinophone studies, and the historical epistemology of East Asian medicine.