Associate Professor in Comparative/International Education
Wist Hall 108, College of Education
Ed.D. Harvard Graduate School of Education 2007
M.A. University of Maryland 2001
M.A. Wuhan University 1999
B.A. Wuhan University of Technology 1996
Selected recent publications
Cheng, B. (2011). Student loans in China: Efficiency, equity and social justice. Lanham, MA: Lexington Books, a division of Rowman & Littlefield Publisher.
• Journal article
Cheng, B. (2011). The effect of the Government-Subsidized Student Loan Program on college students in China. Frontiers of Education in China. 6(2).
• Book review
Cheng, B. (2009). Book review: U.S.-China educational exchange: State, society, and intercultural relations. China Review International, Vol. (16), Issue 4.
Cheng, B. (2009). Book review: Managing God’s higher learning: U.S.-China cultural encounter and Canton Christian College. China Review International, Vol. (16), Issue 3, 395-99.
Selected invited presentations
“International Education in the Chinese Context,” presented at the Young Leaders Program, organized by the Northeast Asia Economic Forum, Honolulu, Hawaii, July 2011.
“Quantitative Research Methods,” presented at the Research Methods Workshop, organized by the College of Education Doctoral Students Association, University of Hawaii, May 2011.
“Education in China,” guest speaker at an Asian Studies course on China (ASAN 320 Asian Nation Studies), University of Hawaii, April 2011.
“The Elusive Quest for Equality,” presented at the Institute of Social Economy and Culture, Beijing University, Beijing, China, May 2010.
“Access, Equity, Capacity: Financing Higher Education,” presented at the International Forum for Education 2020 at East-West Center, Honolulu, HI, February 2009.