Dr. Nina Halpern
In 1985, Nina received the Ph.D. in political science, with a specialisation in Chinese politics, from the University of Michigan. She then taught courses on Chinese politics at several universities in the U.S. and Canada, most recently at the University of British Columbia (UBC), and published many research articles on Chinese politics. In 2002, she received the B.Sc. in occupational therapy from UBC, and since then has worked at different Child Development Centres in the Vancouver area, helping children with disabilities to achieve their full potential.