Professor JIA Jinhua graduated from Xiamen University and University of Colorado at Boulder. Before joining the Hong Kong Polytechnic University, she had taught at Xiamen University, City University of Hong Kong, and University of Macau. Following the Chinese academic tradition of literature, history, and philosophy being one family and the modern research tendency of interdisciplinary, Prof. Jia’s teaching and research fields involve various aspects of traditional Chinese literature, religion, and thought and the interaction between them, as well as the important presentation of women and gender studies within these fields.
Professor JIA Jinhua
(Director of Confucius Institute of Hong Kong)