The PRC will have co-directors, and an interdisciplinary board of advisors”

There will be two Co-Directors:

 Kang Liu Kang Liu, Professor of Chinese Cultural and Media Studies, Department of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies, Duke University, and Dean of the Institute of Arts and Humanities, Shanghai Jiaotong University, China (Associate Director in earlier plan of the China Center).
 053412_aldrich001 John Aldrich, Pfizer-Pratt University Professor of Political Science, Duke University. The co-directors will be responsible for the PRC research projects and its operation. Kang Liu primarily responsible for international collaborations and research in humanities, and John Aldrich for research in social sciences.

The PRC will also develop a set of affiliated faculty with research interests in China. We are likely to have a faculty research and advisory board with faculty from around the nation and the world.

The PRC will seek funding to support research administrative assistance.