The Chinese University of Hong Kong Department of History Department of History
Welcome to CCPH

Welcome to the website of the Centre for Comparative and Public History (CCPH).

Established in 2002, CCPH supports the missions and programmes of the History Department, CUHK. Drawing on the expertise and talents of members and colleagues through disciplinary and interdisciplinary collaborative projects, the Centre engages in a wide range of research and educational public outreach services and programmes in its service region. The Centre is currently directed by Professor David Faure of the History Department, CUHK.

Visions & Missions

  1. We function as a truly multidisciplinary centre and network for academic research, training and consultancy on history, in particular the areas of comparative and public history.
  2. We undertake high-quality and high-impact collaborative research and consultant work for local and regional communities and organizations.
  3. We organize high-profile international conferences, public lectures, seminars and training programmes.