Jeroen de Kloet is a Professor in Globalisation Studies and Director of the Amsterdam Centre for Globalisation Studies (ACGS), and member of the Amsterdam School for Cultural Analysis (ASCA), at the University of Amsterdam. He is also affiliated to the School of Music and Recording Arts of the Communication University of China in Beijing under the 1000 talent scheme. Since 2015 he am a regular visiting scholar at the Beijing Film Academy. He is the founder and coordinator of the ASCA Transasia Cultural Studies Group, that convenes monthly and also serves as an email list. His work focuses on the cultural implications of globalization, with a special interest in contemporary China.