Florence C. Hsia
Position title: Professor of History of Science, Associate Vice Chancellor for Research in Arts and Humanities
Phone: (608) 262-3971
4123 Mosse Humanities
The Scientific Revolution, Jesuit science, science and religion, and science and European expansion in the early modern era.
A book project underway is tentatively titled Darkness at Noon: Chinese Astronomy and the Origins of European Sinology.
Florence C. Hsia’s C.V.
Ph.D., University of Chicago, History, 1999
M.A., University of Chicago, History, 1995
A.B., Princeton University, East Asian Studies, 1990
Florence C. Hsia, Sojourners in a Strange Land: Jesuits and Their Scientific Missions in Late Imperial China (University of Chicago Press, 2009).