Dr. Gang Guo
Croft Associate Professor of Political Science and International Studies

Dr. Gang Guo is Croft Associate Professor of East Asian Politics.  He is on sabbatical during the 2017-2018 academic year.  A native of Wuhan, China, he studied international politics at the Institute of International Relations in Beijing and received his Bachelor of Law degree in 1997. From 1997 to 2002 he was a graduate student in the political science department at the University of Rochester and was awarded a PhD degree in 2002 with a dissertation entitled "Party Recruitment and Political Participation in Mainland China." Since joining the University of Mississippi faculty in 2002, Dr. Guo has taught undergraduate and doctoral courses on comparative politics and East Asian studies.  His current research interests revolve around local political economy in China.  He teaches Inst 203 and special seminars on social science research methods and on globalization in East Asia for the Croft Institute.  He also has supervised more than 35 Croft senior theses, 1/5 of which have won a best thesis award.

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Deupree 128
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