Chang Zheng

Chang Zheng

Visiting Academic Fellow

July 2015 to December 2015

Zheng Chang is a co-founder of Thinker Workshop, a think tank in China which focuses on the internet’s impact on China’s political, economic and social changes. Zheng Chang is interested in data mining by social media, and the development of new subcultures emerging from the internet. Chang Zheng graduated from the Department of Information Management at Peking University, and got his master’s degree in Information Science in 2005.

The  Mercator Institute for China Studies (MERICS)is a Stiftung Mercatorinitiative. Established in 2013, MERICS is a Berlin-based institute for contemporary and practical research into China.