Meet the Team
Hugo DE BURGH
Professor de Burgh is Walt Disney Professor of Media & Communications at Schwarzman College of International Relations, Tsinghua University.
He started in academic life teaching History at Edinburgh University before working as an education correspondent and television producer for STV, BBC and Channel 4. He is Co-Founder of Nottingham's Centre for Broadcasting & Journalism, and Founder of the Centre for Journalism Research at Goldsmiths' College and the China Media Centre (CMC) at the University of Westminster. The CMC’s research and consultancy work has given him extensive contacts in China and fed an unquenchable interest in its language, modern literature, and governance. He is the author or editor of thirteen books.