Graduate Student Directory

Sarah Chang
  • Title
    • PhD Candidate
  • Division Humanities Division
  • Department
    • History Department
  • Email
  • Office Location
    • Humanities Building 1, Humanities & Social Sciences Bldg, Rm 150 (Grad Lab)
  • Mail Stop History Department

Research Interests

My research interests include: 

- History of the People's Republic of China 

- Working-class history, history of urban space

- Women's history

Biography, Education and Training

M.A., Chinese History, University of Caifornia, Santa Cruz

B.A., Philosophy and Literature, Honors in Gender Studies, Stanford University

Honors, Awards and Grants

UC Santa Cruz History Department Summer Writing Fellowship 

Esherick-Ye Family Foundation Research Grant 

AAS China and Inner Asia Council Small Grant 

The Humanities Institute Graduate Student Summer Fellowship 

SSRC Dissertation Proposal Development Program 

Eugene Cota-Robles Fellowship 



Teaching Interests

- Modern Chinese History 

- Chinese Women's History

- History of Modern East Asia 

- Urban History


Courses I have TA'd

Women in China's Long 20th Century 

The History of the English Language 

Historical Skills and Methods 

Modern South Asia 

Revolutionary China: 1895-1960

The Making of Modern East Asia 

Engendering Empires: Women in Modern Japan and Korea 

Recent Chinese History