Rose Liu

PhD Student


Areas of Interest

  • Art and Archaeology of Early China

Working Dissertation


Fuhao: China's First Known Female Collector


Jennifer Purtle
Chen Shen


Rose has a background in environmental studies and studio art. After internships at the Royal Ontario Museum, she joined the EAS department to study premodern Chinese art and material culture. Her areas of interest include materiality in ancient burial art, the making of objets d'art, locality and networks, and female agency in collecting and art production. 


Administrative Service

President, East Asian Studies Graduate Student Union (2021-22)
Treasurer, East Asian Studies Graduate Student Union (2020-21)