Mao Lin, Ph.D.

Dr. Mao Lin joined the faculty of the University of Southern Mississippi in 2012 after he taught at University of Georgia and Georgia College & State University for several years. Currently he teaches at USM Gulf Park campus.

Dr. Lin’s research interests focus on U.S. foreign relations, U.S.-China relations, Cold War studies, and modern China. He has published a number of articles and book chapters both in the U.S. and in China. He is currently working on a book manuscript that examines U.S.-China relations between 1966 and 1979 from the perspective of the two countries’ modernization discourse.

The courses Dr. Lin teaches include world history, U.S. history, Chinese history, environmental history, and other courses related to his research fields.