Victoria Tin-bor Hui is Associate Professor of Political Science at the University of Notre Dame. Hui’s research examines the centrality of war in the formation and transformation of “China” in history. She focuses on comparative history of Asia and Europe, state formation and state-society relations, contentious politics and resistance movements, transformation of world politics, political culture, Asian and Confucian values, and Chinese politics.
As a native of Hong Kong, Hui also analyzes Hong Kong politics. She testified at Congress, has maintained a blog “The Umbrella Movement and Beyond,” and has published an article “Hong Kong’s Umbrella Movement: The Protest and Beyond” in the Journal of Democracy.
Comparative history of Asia and Europe; transformation of world politics; emerging world order in the post-Cold War era; international security; state formation; state-society relations; contentious politics and resistance movements; political culture; Asian and Confucian values; Chinese politics
Hui and Shum Comment on Beijing’s National Security Law
May 28, 2020
Faculty Fellow Victoria Hui (political science) and former Doctoral Student Affiliate Maggie Shum (political science) were quoted in an article in La Tercera titled, “China: A New Cold War with the US for Hong Kong.”
Hui Provides Commentary and Analysis on Hong Kong Protests
Jan 14, 2020
Faculty Fellow Victoria Hui has been actively following and providing media commentary on the Hong Kong democracy demonstrations since the inception of the Summer of Discontent.