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
Hong Kong’s Occupy Protests Five Years On: After All the Prosecutions, Was the Movement in Vain?
Apr 10, 2019
Faculty Fellow Victoria Hui (political science) was quoted in a South China Morning Post article about the legacy of Hong Kong's Occupy protests now that the final prosecutions have ended.
Beijing May Rein in Hong Kong, but Cannot Impose ‘Umbrella Amnesia’
Nov 22, 2018
Faculty Fellow Victoria Hui (political science) published an op-ed in The Globe Post about the upcoming trial of the "Occupy Central Nine" in the 2014 Umbrella Movement in Hong Kong.
Journalist's Expulsion May Threaten Hong Kong's Unique Financial Status
Oct 9, 2018
Faculty Fellow Victoria Tin-bor Hui (political science) is quoted in a CNBC article about the political and cultural shifts underlying a recent decision by Hong Kong authorities' to reject a journalist's work visa.