SCC welcomes Dr. Jiang and Dr. Huang

SCC welcomes Dr. Jiang and Dr. Huang

The School of Communication and Culture is delighted to welcome Dr. Jiang as a guest instructor for our MAIIC cohort on International Media and Policy, and Dr. Huang as our visiting scholar.

Dr. Fei Jiang is a full professor in the School for International Journalism and Communication at Beijing Foreign Studies University. Before that, he served for 14 years as the professor and director of the Center for Global Media and Communication Studies at Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, Beijing. He was visiting scholar / professor at Fairleigh Dickinson University (USA, 2004), Stockholm University (Sweden, 2004), University of Toronto (Canada, 2005), University of British Columbia (Canada, 2005), University of Pennsylvania (USA, 2007), City University of Hong Kong (2009 and 2011), Taiwan National Chengchi University (2009), Chinese University of Hong Kong (2011 and 2012), Macquarie University (Australia, 2011, 2012 and 2013), Lugano University (Switzerland, 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016), Sciences Po, Bordeaux (France, 2016).

Dr. Jiang is a specialist on international media and intercultural communication. He obtained his Ph.D. in Literature Studies and MA in Journalism from Sichuan University, China; BA in Economical Management from Shanxi Normal University. Dr. Jiang has received over $1 million research funds for 13 international projects. He is the author or co-author of 10 books or journal articles published in English, three books and dozens of book chapters and over 100 articles in Chinese. He is the Editor-in-Chief for China Intercultural Communication Annual since 2015, Editor-in-Chief for Bluebook (annual) on Global Communication Ecology since 2018 and editor for many international journals.

Dr. Kuo (Viola) Huang is a full professor in the English Department at China Radio International, Beijing, China. Before that, she was assoicate professor at the Center for International Communication Studies, China International Publishing Group, Beijing, China; associate professor at Heilongjiang University, Harbin, China; lecturer at Beijing Normal University, Zhuhai campus, China; and lecturer at Macquarie University, Australia.

Dr. Huang is a specialist on international communication. She obtained her Ph. D. in Music, Culture and Communication Studies from Macquarie University (Australia), MA in Communication from University of Westminster (UK) and BA in English from Heilongjiang University (China). She is an author of two books and 10 papers in English, 45 articles in China and leading or accomplished 17 research projects in China and abroad.

Dr. Jiang lectures every week in LIC building for MAIIC students from now till March. Dr. Huang received national scholarship from Ministry of Education (China) to pay a six-month visit to Royal Roads University. Both can be reached by phone extension at 2631.

We very much wish that Dr. Jiang and Dr. Huang both have a fruitful visit with us during their time at Royal Roads University, and that there are many collaboration opportunities between their institutions and Royal Roads for research, teaching and exchange programs.