Prof Fei Jie

Position: Co-director
Telephone: +44 (0)131 662 2186
Email:  jie.fei@ed.ac.uk

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Prof. Dr. Jie Fei joined the institute in June 2019 from his home institution, Fudan University. After obtaining a PhD in Geology from the Chinese Academy of Sciences in 2006, he worked in the Department of History of Science and Technology, University of Science and Technology of China from 2006-2012. He then joined the Institute of Chinese Historical Geography, Fudan University.

During his previous postings he also worked as a Post-doctoral Fellow in the University of Hong Kong (Oct. 2011—Apr. 2012) and as a Guest Lecturer in the University of Hamburg (Oct. 2015—Aug. 2016).

His research interests revolve around Chinese historical geography and Sino-European scientific communication in the historical context.