|Prof Chan Kam Leung Alan |
Committee Vice-Chair for New Silk Road Peak of Excellence, President's Office
Dean, College of Humanities, Arts, & Social Sciences
School of Humanities and Social Sciences
College of Humanities, Arts, & Social Sciences
- PhD University of Toronto 1986
- MA University of Manitoba 1981
- BA University of Winnipeg 1978
|Alan K. L. Chan is Dean of the College of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences at NTU. Previously, he was Associate Provost for Undergraduate Education at the National University of Singapore. His current research centers on early Chinese philosophy and religion, especially Confucianism and Daoism. He obtained his Ph.D. from the University of Toronto.|
|Chinese Philosophy and Religion; Hermeneutics and Critical Theory; Comparative Philosophy and Religion|
|Research Grant |
|Current Projects |
- NTU Forum on Chinese Philosophy
- Alan K. L. Chan. (2011). Harmony as a Contested Metaphor and Conceptions of Rightness (Yi) in Early Confucian EthicsHow Should One Live? Comparing Ethics in Ancient China and Greco-Roman Antiquity. (pp. 37–62)..
- Alan K. L. Chan. (2011). Interpretations of Virtue (De) in Early China. Journal of Chinese Philosophy, 38(1), 158–174.
- Alan K. L. Chan. (Ed.). (2010). Philosophy and Religion in Early Medieval ChinaUnited States: State University of New York Press.
- Alan K. L. Chan. (Ed.). (2010). Interpretation and Literature in Early Medieval ChinaUnited States: State University of New York Press.
- Alan K. L. Chan. (2010). Affectivity and the Nature of the Sage: Gleanings from a Tang Daoist Master. Journal of Daoist Studies, 3, 1-27.