Ding Kehan

Thesis title: Tea Rituals in Song-Yuan China


[Sep 2018] – [Present]                            University of Edinburgh

                                                                          PhD Chinese

[Sep 2017] – [Aug 2018]                         University of Edinburgh

                                                                          MSc Chinese Society and Culture

[Sep 2013] – [Jun 2017]                         Capital University of Economics and Business 

                                                                          BA English 

[Jun 2016] – [Aug 2016]                          Korea University 

                                                                          International Summer Campus


[Nov 2016]                                                    China National Scholarship


Undergraduate teaching

Tutor in Chinese:

Pre-Modern East Asian History and the Forces That Shaped It

Society and Culture in Pre-Modern East Asia

Modern East Asian History B

[26 Sep 2019]       Scotland-China Association, Glasgow

                                   “Tea Drinking in Medieval China”

Kehan is currently working on Buddhist monastic tea rituals in Song-Yuan China (10th - 14th century). Her past research includes studies on the relationships between tea, society and the sovereign power in Song China.