Margaret Wee Siang Ng

Margaret Wee Siang Ng

Assistant Professor

Department/Affiliation: Chinese, East Asian Studies, History, Global and International Studies
Phone: 330-263-2056
Office Address: 115 Kauke


  • B.A., Trent University 1998
  • M.A., McGill University, 1999
  • Ph.D., McGill University, 2013

Courses Taught

  • HIST 101: The Family in Chinese History
  • HIST 234: Traditional China

Research Interests

Chinese history, gender history, Chinese medical history, women’s medicine, history of body, tactile perception, pain history, history of techniques, and print culture


Paola Zamperini. Lost Bodies: Prostitution and Masculinity in Chinese Fiction. (Leiden: Brill, 2010). Women and Gender in Chinese Studies Review 2011.

Wilt L. Idema. Heroines of Jiangyong: Chinese Narrative Ballads in Women's Script. (Seattle and London: University of Washington Press, 2009).

Beata Grant. Eminent Nuns: Women Chan Masters of Seventeenth-Century China. (Honolulu: University of Hawai'i: 2009). Women and Gender in Chinese Studies Review 2009.