Jishao Han


Professor ofMedievalChinese History

Education Background

PhD in History ofScience, technologyand medicinein Daoism, ShandongUniversity, 2007

BA in MechanicalEngineering, Hunan University,2003

Professional Experience

Shandong University,Professor,Schoolof History and Culture,2015-present

SDU,Associateprofessor,Schoolof History and Culture, 2009-2015

SDU,Lecturer,Schoolof History and Culture, 2007-2009

SDU, Post-doctoral Research Fellow, School of Literature, 2007- 2009

Needham Research Institute, Cambridge, UK, Andrew W. Mellon Fellow, 1-6, 2009

Harvard University, Visiting Scholar, Department of History of Science, 2016

Jishao Han’s research interestsinclude science, technology, medicine and religions in Medieval China. He has published threeacademic monographs (HowDaoist Alchemy InfluencedChineseScience; Daoist Alchemy andSino-foreignCulturalExchanges;Huangdi jiuding shendan jingjue:Collation and Commentary to a Daoist Encyclopedia on Science and Medicine.) and more than fifty articles. He is also one of the mainauthorsofA History of Science and Technology inTaoism(three volumes).


School of History and Culture,Shandong University

27 South Shanda Road, Jinan, 250100

Shandong Privince,P.R.China


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