Dr. Emilie Tran (陳秀琼 博士)
Course Coordinator for the European Studies Programme (French Stream)
EURO 2005 Contemporary European Societies I: The French-Speaking Countries
EURO 4015 Contemporary European Societies II: Questions d'actualité
EURO 4006 European Economic and Business Life: Travailler en contexte international
POLS 2205 European Politics and Society: French Political and Government System
EURO 3591-2 Honours Project (European Studies)
Previously Taught Subjects:
The University of Saint Joseph, Macao
Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
University of Macau
Born in Cambodia from Chinese (Teochew) decent, Emilie Tran Sautede became a French national growing up in France where she studied from primary school to PhD. She has been living in Greater China since 2000 (Shanghai, Macao, Hong Kong), and has worked in four universities in the Pearl River Delta. She has been the warden of the French community in Macao (2007-2016). She is a Consular Advisor (Conseiller Consulaire) representing the French community in Hong Kong and Macao (2019-2020).
Academic and Teaching Experience:
Principal Investigator, The Overseas Chinese in France and Hungary - What Role Do They Play in Expanding China's Political Influence in Europe?, Hong Kong Baptist University, HKD50,000, 2018 (FRG1/17-18/018)
Principal Investigator, Impact Assessment of the Macao Forum's Seminars on the Economy and Public Policy - Making in Portuguese Speaking Countries - An Illustration of South-South Cooperation, Macau Foundation, MOP403,300, 2014-2015 (MF/2014/18)
Co-Principal Investigator, Survey on public environmental consciousness in Macao, a Pearl River Comparison, Macau Foundation, MOP340,000, 2013-2014 (MF/2013/016)
(with Ho Wing-Chung) "Hong Kong-China Relations over Three Decades of Change: From Apprehension to Integration to Clashes", China: An International Journal, [Accepted by journal and to be published in issue of], Feb. 2019.
"Lusofonia and Francophonie: The Challenges of Diversity in the Era of Cultural and Economic Globalization", in Vera Borges (ed), Between Demystification and Utopia: An Inquiry into Lusofony, University of Saint Joseph Press, 2016, pp. 141-152.
"Echoing Alternative Voices: The East Timorese in Macao", in Sarah Smith, Antero B. da Silva, Nuno Canas Mendes, Alarico da Costa Ximenes, and Clinton Fernandes (eds.), Timor Leste 2015, Hawthorn, Swinburne Press, 2016, Vol. I & II.
Quadros, Tomé Saldanha, and Émilie Tran. "Social Transformation in the Eyes of Contemporary Chinese Cinema and Dogme 95." Edited by Susana Gonçalves and Suzanne Majhanovich. Comparative and International Education Art and Intercultural Dialogue, 2016, 113-27.
"The Macau Forum and China's Soft Power in the Making: Training the Elite of the Developing Portuguese Speaking Countries" (with José Carlos Matias), China: An International Journal (indexed and abstracted in SSCI), Volume 13 Number 1 (April 2015), pp. 93-112.
"In The Red 2.0: Online Reactivation of Maoist Mobilisation Methods and Propaganda", in Joseph Cheng (ed.), The Use of Mao and the Chongqing Model, Hong Kong, Hong Kong City University Press, 2015.
Entry on "Elite Groups" in Pong David (ed.), The Encyclopedia of Modern China, 4 vols., Charles Scribner's Sons, an imprint of Gale / Cengage Learning, Detroit, MI., 2009. The Encyclopedia of Modern China received three awards: 2010 Dartmouth Medal Honorable Mention; Library Journal's Best Reference Sources of 2009; Outstanding Reference Sources for 2010 by the American Library Association's Reference and User Services Association (RUSA).
"Developing Psychological Mindfulness in Macao: Needs and Challenges" (with Kay Chang and Gertina Van Schalkwyk), Chinese Cross Currents, Vol. 3, No. 4, October-December 2006.
"The Impact of Macao Gaming Industry on Family Life: An Explanatory Study" (with Gertina Van Schalkwyk and Kay Chang), China Perspectives, No. 64, March-April 2006.
"Elite Politics and Ethics in China: Resolving non-antagonistic contradictions?," Chinese Cross Currents, Vol. 2, No. 2, April-June 2005.
"From Senior Official to Top Civil Servant: An Enquiry Into the Shanghai Party School," China Perspectives, No. 46, March-April 2003.
Review of Illusions et souffrances: Les migrants chinois à Paris (Illusions and Suffering: Chinese migrants in Paris), by Wang Simeng, Paris, Editions Rue d'Ulm, 2017, China Perspectives, No. 2018/1-2.
Review of Party and State in Post-Mao China, by Teresa Wright, China Perspectives, No. 2016/2.
Review of China's Quest for Political Legitimacy: The New Equity-Enhancing Politics, by Guo Baogang, China Perspectives, No. 2011/3.
Review of Shanghai in Transition: Changing Perspectives and Social Contours of a Chinese Metropolis, by Jos Gamble, China Perspectives, No. 49, September-October 2003.
Review of Elite Politics in Contemporary China, by Joseph Fewsmith, China Perspectives, No. 36, July-August 2001.
Review of Cadres and Corruption. The Organisational Involution of the Chinese Communist Party, by Lu Xiaobo, China Perspectives, No. 33, January-February 2001.
Review of Atlas de Shanghai. Espaces et representations de 1849 à nos jours, by Christian Henriot, Zheng Zu'an, China Perspectives, No. 31, September-October 2000.
"社会变革中法国高级公务员的教育培训", 国外领导教育培训概论，华东师范大学出版社， 上海, January 2008.
"在澳门培养心理学意识：需要与挑战"， 神州交流，Vol. 3, No. 4, October-December 2006.
"精英政治及中国的伦理道德：解决非对抗性矛盾？"，神州交流，Vol. 2, No. 2, April-June 2005.
"Les Élites" (Elites), Le Pouvoir, Concepts, Lieux, Dynamiques (Power, Concepts, Places, Dynamics), Jean-Vincent Holeindre (ed), Paris, Editions Sciences Humaines, collection Ouvrages de synthèse, 2014, pp. 163-168.
"Un pour tous, tous pour le parti!" (One for All and All for the Party!), L'Asie-Monde, Chroniques sur l'Asie et le Pacifique 2002-2011 (Asia-World: Chronicles on Asia-Pacific 2002-2011), Paris, CNRS Editions, coll. « Imasie-Pacifique », 2011.
"Pourquoi parle-t-on d'une transition a la chinoise?" & "Peut-il y avoir une société civile en Chine?" (Two entries on "Why do we speak of a Chinese-style transition?" & "Can there be a civil society in China?"), Aujourd'hui la Chine (China Today), Fabrice Duléry (ed), CRDP Academie de Montpellier, 2011.
"Hu Jintao", "Jiang Zemin, "Les elites", " Les trois representations", Dictionnaire de la Chine contemporaine (Four entries on Hu Jintao, Jiang Zemin, the elite and the three represents for the Dictionary on Contemporary China), Thierry Sanjuan (ed.), Paris, Armand Colin, 2006.
"École du Parti et formation des élites dirigeantes en Chine" (Party School and the Training of the Ruling Elite in China), Cahiers internationaux de sociologie, January-June 2007.
"Rééduquer le Parti, conserver le pouvoir" (Re-educate the Party, Holding on Power), La Vie des idées, No. 4, July-August 2005.
"Le renouveau de la foi chrétienne en Chine: une menace pour le pouvoir communiste?" (The Renewal of the Christian Faith in China: A Threat to the Communist Regime?), Les Nouvelles de Chine, No. 20, October 2004.
"Nouvel episode de la reforme de l'administration chinoise : concentrer pour plus d'efficacité [A New episode in the reform of the Chinese Administration: To Concentrate for a Better Efficiency], Les Nouvelles de Chine, No. 15, April 2004.
"La Chine en quête d'un nouveau pacte social: emergence et reconnaissance des nouvelles elites" (China in Search of a New Social Contract: The Rise of a New Elite), Les Nouvelles de Chine, No. 11, December 2003.
"Mieux vaut tard que jamais: Chine et SIDA, prise de conscience de la tragedie" (Better Late than Never: China and AIDS, First Step in Acknowledging the Tragedy), Les Nouvelles de Chine, No. 10, November 2003.
(with Ya-Han Chuang) "Securing the Overseas Chinese: A Case Study of the Chinese Community's Mobilizations for Security In France", 3rd CERPE Workshop "Chinese in Europe, New Mobilities and Developments", Universidad Autonoma de Barcelona, East Asian Studies & Research Centre, Spain; Jinan University, School of International Studies/Academy of Overseas Chinese Studies, Guangzhou, China, Aarhus University, Dep. of Global Studies, Denmark, Barcelona, Spain, 22-24 November 2018.
"EuroSity, TerraLorraine et EuropaCity: Enjeux et Bilan des Trois Projets de Ville Chinoise en France [EuroSity, TerraLorraine et EuropaCity: Issues and Outcomes of Three Projects of Chinese Cities in France", Conference : " Une ou des routes de la soie? Diaspora chinoise, commerce et changement socio-spatial en Europe et en Afrique", Laboratoire Interdisciplinaire Solidarités, Sociétés, Territoires (UMR5193), CNRS, Structurations des Mondes Sociaux, Université Toulouse Jean Jaurès, Toulouse, France, 20 November 2018.
"Characterizing A New Style of Leadership in Democracy: Review of Emmanuel Macron's First Year Presidency", 2018 EUSAAP Conference: The Future of the EU and European Integration in the aftermath of Crises, European Union Studies Association Asia-Pacific , European Center in Taiwan & Erasmus+ Programme of the European Union, Taipei, 28-29 June 2018.
(with Ya-Han Chuang) "Overseas China in France caught in multi-level public actions : a case of China's growing global influence.", Annual conference of the Hong Kong Political Science Association. "Hong Kong and Globalization". 21 Octobre 2017, Hong Kong.
(with Eric Sautede) "The Role of Catholic Organizations and Catholic Figures in the Rise of the Civil Society in Macau", International Conference on Civil Society and Christian Religion in Greater China, Hong Kong Baptist University, 8-9 December 2016.
"Echoing Alternative Voices: The Timorese in Macao", Timor-Leste: The Local, The Regional, and the Global: A Research Conference, The 5th Timor-Leste Studies Association Conference, Co-hosted the National University of Timor-Lorosa'e (UNTL), Swinburne University of Technology, and the University of Lisbon, July 9-10, 2015.
"From Brain Gain to Brain Drain? Macao's Emigration Trend in the 2010s", The 16th Annual Conference of the Hong Kong Sociological Association, The Hong Kong Institute of Education, December 5-6, 2014,.
"Lusofonia and Francophonie, Same Struggle, Essential Difference". International conference "Between Demystification and Utopia: An Inquiry into Lusofony", 22-23 October 2014, University of Saint Joseph, Macao.
"The Ups and Downs of Civil Society in China: Retrospective, Current Developments, and Future Trends", XXth Biennial European Association for Chinese Studies 20th Conference, Braga & Coimbra, 23-26 July 2014.
"In Search of Respectability: Legalization and Diversification of the Junket System in Macao" (with Fiona Cheong), The International Convention of Asia Scholars 8 in Macau (ICAS 8), hosted by the University of Macau and the 9 at the Venetian® Resort Hotel, 24-27 June 2013.
"Mediating Scientific Governance: The Role of Think Tanks in the Macao SAR" (with Eric Sautede), The 5th International Conference on Public Management in the 21st Century: Opportunities and Challenges, organised by: Public Administration and Civil Service Bureau, Macao SAR, Center for Chinese Public Administration Research, Sun Yat-sen University, Guangzhou, China, University of Macau, Macau Foundation, 12-13 October 2012.
"In the Red 2.0: Online Reactivation of Maoist Mobilisation Methods and Propaganda" (with Grégoire Muller), International conference on The Uses of Mao in Contemporary China: The Meaning and Purposes of An Icon", 14-15 June 2012, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong Baptist University, French Centre for Contemporary China, Hong Kong.
"Think Tanks in China", Centre for Global and Strategic Studies' International Conference on "1911-2011: From Revolution to Reforms — Characterising Made-in-China Transition Paradigms", 16-17 June, 2011, University of Saint Joseph, Macao.
"Hong Kong People Living on the Mainland: A Research Report" (with David Zweig, He Goachao, Linda Tijia and Yang Zixiao), The Hong Kong Political Science Association 2nd Annual Conference on Politics in Flux: Challenges and Opportunities in the Asian Century. Hong Kong, August 26-27, 2010, Hong Kong.
"From Brother to Partner and From Frontier to Safari? Bringing in Complexity into China-Africa Relations (with Eric Sautede), University of Saint Joseph's International Conference on China-Africa: New Types of Exchange, Cultural Identity and Emerging Relations in a Globalized World, May 24-25, 2010, Macao.
"Perceptions Of Mental Health And Attitudes Towards Help-Seeking Behaviour in Macao" (with Gertina Van Schalkwyk and Kay Chang), The 7th Asian Association of Social Psychology (AASP), July 25-28, 2007, Kota Kinabalu.
"One country two system from Macao" (with Lawrence Ho Ka Ki), International Conference on "Hong Kong Ten years After", City University of Hong Kong, June 29-30, 2007.
"Ethical Concerns in Decision-Making for Psychological Services in Macao" (with Gertina Van Schalkwyk and Kay Chang), The 18th International Conference on Systems Research, Informatics and Cybernetics, in the 5th Symposium on Cognitive, Emotive and Ethical Aspects of Decision Making in Humans and Artificial Intelligence, August 7-12, 2005, Baden-Baden, Germany.
"Les conseillers du Prince et la mutation du regime communiste chinois" [The advisors to the power elite and the transformation of the communist regime in China], Panel no. 8: Emergence et Organisation des nouvelles elites en Asie [Emergence and organisation of the new elite in Asia], in the 8th Congress of the French Political Science Association, September 14-16, 2005, Lyon (France).
"La formation des nouvelles elites du Parti" [The formation of the new party elite], Conference co-organised by the Centre for International Studies and Research (CERI-Sciences Po.) in Paris, and the French Centre for Research on Contemporary China (CEFC) in Hong Kong, on Recompositions sociales et mutations de l'Etat en Chine [Social resetting and transformation of the Chinese state], April 29-30, 2004, Paris (France).
"L'éducation de l'elite au pouvoir dans les Écoles du parti" [The education of the China power elite in the party schools], Workshop II on Government and Society, Panel no. 5: Elites in contemporary Asian societies: renewal and reconversions, in the Asia Network 1st Congress, September 24-25, 2003, Paris (France).
"改革時期的党校：上海党校", Sino-French Symposium on Economic Development and the Transformation of the Human Capital, co-organised by the Shanghai Academy of Social Sciences and the French Centre for Research on Contemporary China in Hong Kong, October 27-28, 2003, Shanghai, P.R. China.
"Les multiples facettes de l'Etat chinois a l'ere des reformes" [The Chinese state in the reform era: a multi-faceted actor], Workshop IX on Historical links and connections, Panel no. 39: Les mutations de l'Etat chinois [The transformations of the Chinese State], Asia Network 1st Congress, September 24-25, 2003, Paris (France).
Hong Kong Baptist University
The Catholic University of Portugal, Porto
The University of Saint Joseph, Macao
Hong Kong Baptist University
The University of Saint Joseph, Macao
Representative of the Department of GIS, the Learning and Teaching Policy Advisory Committee (FLTPAC), Faculty of Social Sciences, Hong Kong Baptist University
Member, Selection Committee for The Italian Cultural Society of Hong Kong, Faculty of Arts, Hong Kong Baptist University (2016-2018)