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      Shuji Cao (曹樹基)

      Honorary Professor, Hong Kong Institute for the Humanities and Social Sciences



      Professor Shuji Cao recently retired from Shanghai Jiao Tong University, where he founded and served as a Distinguished Professor in the Department of History. His expertise and research focus on various areas, including immigration history, population history, environmental history, disease history, and socio-economic history of China, with a specific emphasis on land reform. His contributions to the field of Chinese population history are widely recognized, particularly through the creation of a comprehensive database that has greatly benefited numerous scholars.


      Room 104, May Hall, The University of Hong Kong
      Tel: (852) 3917 5906
      Fax: (852) 2559 6143