Attached to the research center of Sichuan International Studies University, the program began recruiting M.A. candidates from 2000. Six to ten graduate students are enrolled annually to specialize in American Studies. The focus of the program is on studying U.S. civilization and Sino-American relations from interdisciplinary perspectives. In recent years, steps have been taken to reinforce its communications with American Studies institutions both in and outside China.
Participating Departments or Schools
- North American Studies Center
School Address - Chinese
- Zhang Tao 张涛
Zhang Tao 张涛, Jiang Qian 蒋倩, Zhu Hong 朱红, Cheng Ling 程玲, Ye Xiangping 叶向平, Wang Haiyuan 汪海源
American Literature, American Culture and Society
Major Issues in U.S. History, Themes in Sino-American Relations, American Studies: Methods and Approaches, American Literary Studies