I am an associate professor in the Department of History at Simon Fraser University. My research focuses on the social history of the People’s Republic of China. My departmental profile is here. I am one of four editors of Cambridge Studies in the History of the People’s Republic of China, a book series published by Cambridge University Press. I serve as a board member on the Esherick-Ye Family Foundation, as a member of the Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Scheme Selection Panel, and a member of the PRC History Group Advisory Board.