Senior Assistant Professor, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
1998-2003 lecturer UBD
2003-2016 senior lecturer UBD
2017-2021 senior assistant professor UBD
1995-1998 assistant professor University of Kiel
1986-1995 part-time lecturer, tutor, University of Heidelberg
assistant librarian, research assistant
1989-1990 ERASMUS grant recipient at Universiteit te Leiden, The Netherlands
1984-1985 Shanghai Foreign Languages Institute
2003 Habilitation in Chinese Studies University of Kiel, Germany
1993 Ph.D. in Classical Chinese Studies, Modern Chinese Studies and History of Far Eastern Arts, University of Heidelberg, Germany
1986 MA in in Classical Chinese Studies, Modern Chinese Studies and History of Far Eastern Arts, University of Heidelberg, Germany
Chinese historiography of: Tang-Ming; contemporary China, Southeast Asia; South China Sea
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forthcoming “Shifting Places: O.W. Wolters and His Handling of Chinese Sources”, accepted for publication by Zeitschrift der deutschen morgenländischen Gesellschaft.
2021 “(Mis)reading Chinese Texts in Southeast Asian History: Moliu, Duoluomo and the Lure of “Srivijayan” Conquests”, forthcoming in Journal of Asian History 55.1: 67-88.
2020 “The Creation of a Shared Past: Two Thousand Years of “Historical” China-Brunei Relations”, Journal of Asian History 54.1: 157-184.
2020 “On some discrepancies in the early history of Singapore with a focus on the Daoyi zhilüe (1349): A review of texts published since 1998”, Zeitschrift der deutschen morgenländischen Gesellschaft 170.1: 455-480.
2019 “Gauging the South China Sea: Route Books (genglubu) since 1974”, China Quarterly 240 (December): 1135-1143. S https://doi.org/10.1017/S0305741019000353