Visit by Chinese Philosopher
Prof Chanchi Hao of Wuhan University visited the TCD Philosophy Dept on Thursday 5th November, 2015. He was part of a high-level delegation from the Hubei Province visiting Ireland.
Prof Hao is Luojia Distinguished Professor of Philosophy, Associate Dean and Head of the Department of Philosophy which has sixty faculty members. He studied at Fordham University, New York where he received his PhD and has interests in Phenomenological Philosophy of Religion, Chinese Philosophy and Comparative Philosophy.
In discussion with Prof O'Grady, plans for visits by Trinity Philosophers were explored as well as the possibility of Wuhan students coming to take places on the new MPhil in Philosophy in TCD, anticipated in MT 2016.