Chair Professor, Division of Social Science and Director, Center on China's Transnational Relations, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
David Zweig is Chair Professor, Division of Social Science, and Director, Center on China’s Transnational Relations, HKUST. He also teaches on the EMBA and MBA programs at the School of Business Management, HKUST. He is an Adjunct Professor, National University of Defense Technology, Changsha, Hunan, and Vice-President at the Center on China’s Globalization (Beijing). He lived in Mainland China for four years (1974-76, 1980-81, 1986 and 1991-92), and in Hong Kong since 1996. In 1984-85, he was a Postdoctoral Fellow at Harvard University and his PhD is from The University of Michigan. He is the author of four books, including Internationalizing China: Domestic Interests and Global Linkages (2002), and six edited books, including Sino-U.S. Energy Triangles: Resource Diplomacy under Hegemony (2016). His current research focuses on China’s “reverse brain drain”. In 2017 he received a grant to study Chinese entrepreneurs who studied abroad and have since returned.