Professsor Stefan Landsberger is Associate Professor at the Department of China Studies (Leiden University), and has held various other academic positions in his thirty-year university career.
At the LeidenAsiaCentre, Professor Landsberger is involved in the research project ‘Interpreting the Chinese Dream’.
Prof. dr S.R. (Stefan) Landsberger is Associate Professor at the Department of China Studies and has been part of Leiden University for over thirty years, holding various positions. From 2005-2015, Landsberger held the Olfert Dapper Chair of Contemporary Chinese Culture at the University of Amsterdam. He specializes in contemporary China, from a social and political perspective, and is an expert on Chinese political communication and visual propaganda. He has published extensively on the practice of propaganda in China and is the owner of a vast private collection of Chinese propaganda posters – possibly the largest collection in the world (www.chineseposters.net).