主讲人：Professor John R. Logan, Brown University
John Logan is Professor of Sociology at Brown University. He completed his PhD in Sociology at the University of California, Berkeley, in 1974. Before coming to Brown he was Distinguished Professor of Sociology and Public Administration at the University at Albany, SUNY; Director of the Mumford Center for Comparative Urban and Regional Research; and Director of the Urban China Research Network. He has been active in research on urban China since the late 1980s, and in 1999 he founded the Urban China Research Network as a way to stimulate more research in various disciplines and by a new generation of scholars. His most recent edited books are Diversity and Disparities: America Enters a New Century (2014) and Urban China in Transition (2007).