About Zheng Wang

Dr. Zheng Wang (汪铮)is the Director of Center for Peace and Conflict Studies (CPCS) and an Associate Professor in the School of Diplomacy and International Relations at Seton Hall University in New Jersey. He is also a Global Fellow at the Kissinger Institute on China and the United States of the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars and a member of the National Committee on United States-China Relations (NCUSCR). He has been Jennings Randolph Senior Fellow at United States Institute of Peace (USIP), Senior Visiting Research Fellow at the National University of Singapore, and Dr. Seaker Chan Endowed Visiting Professor at the School of International Relations and Public Affairs (SIRPA) of Fudan University in Shanghai, China. In the 1990s, Zheng Wang served eight years as a research fellow and then as the Deputy Director of Research at one of China’s think tanks on international peace and security issues.
Dr. Wang’s research interests lie in two closely connected areas: (1) peace and conflict management in East Asia, with special focus on U.S.-China relations and China’s external conflicts; (2) nationalism and identity politics in China and East Asia. His recent projects investigate China’s disputes with its neighboring countries, such as the islands dispute with Japan and the South China Sea disputes.

Dr. Wang is the author of the Columbia University Press new book Never Forget National Humiliation: Historic Memory in Chinese Politics and Foreign Relations. This book won the International Studies Association’s Yale H. Ferguson Award for the best book of the year. The Japanese version of the book中国の歴史認識はどう作られたのか was published by Toyo Keizai Inc. in May 2014. His articles and book chapters have appeared in various peer-reviewed publications, including: International Studies Quarterly; International Negotiation; History and Memory; and Journal of Contemporary China.

Positions

Present Global Fellow, Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars
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Present Kissinger Institute on China and the United States, Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars
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Present Associate Professor, Seton Hall University
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Present School of Diplomacy & International Relations, Seton Hall University
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Present Center for Peace and Conflict Studies (CPCS), Seton Hall University
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Present Director, Seton Hall University
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Research Interests

Peace and conflict management in East Asia, U.S.-China relations, Nationalism and identity politics in China and East Asia, and Historical memory

Honors and Awards

  • Public Policy Scholar Residential Fellowship Award, Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, Washington, DC, 2012 -2013.
  • Provost’s Faculty Scholarship Award for Book Publication in a Top-Tier Press, Seton Hall University, 2012.
  • Jennings Randolph Senior Fellowship for International Peace, United States Institute of Peace (USIP). Washington, D.C., October 1, 2010 – July 30, 2011.


Contact Information

Seton Hall Office: (973) 275-2003
E-mail: zwang.nj@gmail.com

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