Roselyn Hsueh is an Associate Professor of Political Science at Temple University and a Global Order Visiting Scholar at the Perry World House of the University of Pennsylvania. She is the author of China’s Regulatory State: A New Strategy for Globalization(Cornell University Press, 2011) and is currently completing a monograph (under contract with Cambridge University Press). The new book investigates the mediating role of market governance in the relationship between global economic integration and industrial development in the BRICS. Her other research examines the politics of trade and the political economy of identity. She previously served as a Visiting Scholar at the Center for the Study of Law & Society, University of California, Berkeley School of Law, and as a Visiting Professor at the Graduate School of Finance and Asia Pacific Center, Tecnológico de Monterrey, in Guadalajara, Mexico. Prior to arriving at Temple, Hsueh served as a post-doctoral fellow at the University of Southern California’s Center for International Studies and a U.S. Fulbright Scholar at the Institute of World Economics and Politics, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences. She received a Ph.D. from the University of California, Berkeley. Hsueh is a member of the Georgetown University Initiative for U.S.-China Dialogue on Global Issues.  

Last Updated: September 13, 2018



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