BU Philosophy Alumnus Appointed to Pontifical Academy of Social Sciences

The Department would like to congratulate alumnus Tongdong Bai on being appointed as a new member of the Pontifical Academy of Social Sciences. He worked with David Roochnik, now BU Emeritus Professor of Philosophy. Born on June 4, 1970 in Beijing, in the People’s Republic of China, he received his doctorate in philosophy from Boston University (USA) in 2004. He was a professor at Xavier University (USA). He is currently a professor at Fudan University, New York University School of Law and New York University Shanghai. He is the author of numerous publications concerning Chinese philosophy and political philosophy.

Congratulations, Tongdong!