Albert Wu

Albert Wu
Albert WuHistorian, Assistant Professor and Chair of the Department of History at at the American University of Paris

Albert Wu

Albert Wu is assistant professor and chair of the History Department at the American University of Paris. A graduate of UC Berkeley, his first book, From Christ to Confucius: German Missionaries, Chinese Christians, and the Globalization of Christianity, 1860-1950 was published by Yale University Press in November 2016. It offers a revisionist history of European missionary work in went from outspoken opponents of Confucianism to ardent defenders of it. His second book project, a history of global health governance written through the lens of European and East Asian interactions, further engages with the transnational and global turn in historical studies.

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