Academic Proposals (2017-18)

Culture, Society and the Arts​

  1. Art, Science and Technology: Blurring the Boundaries by Nancy Kawalek, Institute for Molecular Engineering (Late October/early November, 2017)

  2. The International Crossroads of Theory & Practice in Theater & Performance by David Levin & Judith Zeitlin, Department of Theater and Performance Studies (Dec 8-11, 2017)

  3. Art and Nation in Comtemporary Asia by Andrei Pop & Mechtild Widrich, Department of Art History & School of the Art Institute of Chicago (Jan 2018)

  4. Religious Lives of the Inter-Asian City by Angie Heo, Department of Anthropology and Sociology of Religions The University of Chicago Divinity School (May 3-5, 2018) 

  5. Theater under the Ming and the Habsburgs: Angelica in and out of the Cathay by Frederick A. de Armas, Department of Comparative Literature (Jun 15-30, 2018)

Business, Economics & IT Strategy

  1. The Effect of Foreign Language on Decision Making by Boaz Keysar, Multilingualism and Decision Making Lab (TBC)

  2. Social Impact Leadership Series: Arts as a Vehicle for Community Engagement by Robert Gertner, Social Enterprise Initiative, Chicago Booth (Fall 2017)

Science, Medicine, & Public Health

  1. 2017 KOTO Collaboration Summer Meeting, U of Chicago Hong Kong by Yau W. Wah, Physics (Jul 7-9, 2017)

  2. The 2017 International Workshop on Molecular Imaging Instrumentation by Chin- Tu Chen, Department of Radiology (Jul 14, 2017)

  3. Local factors affecting procedural performance in the Department of Radiology by Thuong Van Ha, M.D., Department of Radiology (Fall/Winter 2017)

  4. Collaborative Pediatric Neuroradiology Symposium by Gregory L. Katzman & Carina W. Yang, Department of Radiology (December 18-29, 2017, March 12-23, 2018)

  5. Comprehensive Care in Southeast Asia by David Meltzer, Section of Hospital Medicine at University of Chicago   (July 2017 – Mar 2018)

  6. The 2018 International Conference on Molecular Imaging Instrumentation by Chien-Min Kao, Department of Radiology (Apr 2018)

  7. Exploratory trip to establish the research conference that is aimed to facilitate the collaboration of The University of Chicago with research institutes at Singapore and Hong Kong by Wei-Jen Tang, Ben-May Department for Cancer Research (TBC)

  8. Ethics of Living Donation in the US and China – From Humanism to Surgical Decision Making by Michael Millis, M.D., Department of Global Surgery (TBC)

Internship Research

  1. 10 Weeks Research (3 interns) by Alan Yu, Humanities/ Linguistics (Jun - Aug 2017)