Can Zhao

Can Zhao
Position
Graduate Student Fellow

Can Zhao is a Ph.D. candidate at the Department of Political Science, University of Victoria, and a Graduate Student Fellow at the Centre for Global Studies. Can’s doctoral research examines why and how China-an authoritarian regime adopting state capitalism-manages to incubate and co-exist with a thriving information hi-technology industry propelled by ostensibly private commercial actors since the 1990s. His fieldwork in China is supported by the CAPI Graduate Student Research Award.

Can is utilizing his Fellowship at CFGS to complete the writing of his dissertation in a supportive and encouraging environment.