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Professor John Makeham Emeritus Professor, Office of the ProvostASSC

John Makeham specializes in the intellectual history of Chinese philosophy. He has a particular interest in Confucian thought throughout Chinese history and in the role played by Sinitic Buddhist thought as an intellectual resource in pre-modern and modern Confucian philosophy. Educated at ANU, He has held academic positions at Victoria University of Wellington, University of Adelaide, National Taiwan University, Chinese University of Hong Kong, and ANU. He was Chair and Director of the China Studies Research Centre from March 2016-July 2020.


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