Florence C. Hsia
Title: Professor, History of Science (Department Chair) &
Integrated Liberal Studies
Interests: The Scientific Revolution, Jesuit science, science
and religion, and science and European expansion
in the early modern era.
Office:Room 229, Bradley Memorial Building
A book project underway is tentatively titled Darkness at Noon: Chinese Astronomy and the Origins of European Sinology.
Ph.D., University of Chicago, History, 1999
M.A., University of Chicago, History, 1995
A.B., Princeton University, East Asian Studies, 1990
Florence C. Hsia, "Chinese Astronomy for the Early Modern European Reader," Early Science and Medicine 13:5 (2008), 417-450.