Faculty Directory

Anita Andrew

Associate Professor

Fields of Study: Asia (China), Comparative/Migration/Transnational, Legal/Constitutional/Policy

Phone: 815-753-8545
Office: Zulauf 606

Education: Ph.D., University of Minnesota, 1991

Current Research:


  • Assessing the Ming Founder: Historical Studies of Zhu Yuanzhang, 1981-1991, editor, special issue of Chinese Studies in History
  • Autocracy and China's Rebel Founding Emperors: Comparing Chairman Mao and Ming Taizu (with John A. Rapp), Boulder: Rowman and Littlefield 2000.

Courses Taught:

  • HIST 140 Asia to 1500
  • HIST 344 History of Ancient China
  • HIST 345 History of China Since the T'ang Dynasty
  • HIST 445 The Chinese Revolution