Dr Shenghua Lu


Biography

Shenghua Lu is a Post-Doctoral fellow in the Department of Law at the University of Hong Kong. He is an interdisciplinary researcher interested in the judicial politics, political economy, and urban studies. His work has appeared in a number of leading journals that specialize in urban studies and political science and in China studies, including Governance, China Quarterly, Urban Studies, Journal of Chinese Political Science, Land Use Policy, Asian Survey. He co-authored a book chapter in the “The Palgrave Handbook of Local Governance in Contemporary China”. He also writes in Chinese and publishes in top-tier journals in China.

Shenghua received the B.A. (2017) and the Ph.D. (2022) from the School of Public Affairs, Zhejiang University. He was a visiting scholar in the Department of Economics, National Tsinghua University (2017) and the Department of Political Science, Yale University (2021-2022).