What do they know of England who only England know?

— Rudyard Kipling

I’ve taught a number of different courses for undergraduates and graduate students. Currently, I am on sabbatical leave for 2021-22 at Georgetown’s Mortara Center for International Studies.

Cornell University


Courses offered at other universities. Zipped syllabi archive here.

  • PS 1200 (100): Introduction to Comparative Politics (The Ohio State University (OSU))
  • PS 4230 (537): Chinese Political System (OSU)
  • PS 7230 (734): Readings on Chinese Politics (OSU)
  • PS 7205 (744): Democratic Transitions (OSU)
  • EAST 421: Politics of China (Yale)
  • PLSC 433: Contemporary Nondemocratic Regimes (Yale)