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About Prof. SHARMA Shalendra

Shalendra D. Sharma, (Ph.D, University of Toronto) is the Lee Shau Kee Foundation Chair Professor of Political Science. A political-economist by training, Sharma is the author of: Global Financial Contagion: The Great Recession and the World Economy (New York: Cambridge University Press, 2013); China and India in the Age of Globalization (New York: Cambridge University Press, 2009), which was the winner of the 2010 Alpha Sigma Nu Book Award; Achieving Economic Development in the Era of Globalization (Routledge, 2007); The Asian Financial Crisis: Meltdown, Reform and Recovery (Manchester University Press, 2003); Democracy and Development in India (Lynne Rienner Publishers, 1999), which won the Choice Outstanding Academic Title for 1999; and editor of Asia in the New Millennium: Geopolitics, Security and Foreign Policy (Institute of East Asian Studies, UC Berkeley, 2000). He is also the author of numerous articles.


Present Faculty Member, Lingnan University Faculty of Social Sciences
Present Associate Vice-President (Academic Quality Assurance and Internationalisation), Lingnan University Office of the President
Present Lee Shau Kee Foundation Chair Professor of Political Science, Lingnan University Department of Political Science


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Honors and Awards

  • USF's University-wide Distinguished Research Award for 2002-03
  • USF's University-wide Distinguished Teaching Award for 1996-97

Contact Information

Tel.: (852) 2616-7224
Room: WYL217


Journal Articles (53)