Date: Thursday, July 04 2019

Mr. LIANG Jiachen is a Ph.D. candidate in APSS under the supervision of Dr. Stan Wong (Chief Supervisor) and Dr. Juan Chen (Co-supervisor). He was awarded the Ernst Mach Grant - Eurasia-Pacific Uninet funded by The Austrian Agency for International Cooperation in Education & Research (OeAD-GmbH), Centre for International Cooperation & Mobility (ICM) in June 2019. The scholarship will support Jiachen's study and research at the University of Vienna, Austria for a maximum of 6 months starting from December 2019. Jiachen will be conducting his research on the public perceptions of Internet control and regulation in China in the Department of East Asian Studies, University of Vienna. He will be supervised by Prof. Christian Göbel, a University Professor of Modern China Studies, during his academic stay in Austria.


Ernst Mach Grant - Eurasia-Pacific Uninet is national funding that offers competitive research grants to both Ph.D. students and Postdoctoral researchers in China and Mongolia for conducting their research in Austria in the fields of natural sciences, technical sciences, human medicine, health sciences, agricultural sciences, social sciences, humanities, and arts. 

Stan Hok-Wui Wong

Program Leader

Research Postgraduate Program