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Richard Dunham

Richard Dunham

Co-director, Global Business Journalism Program, Tsinghua University

Richard (Rick) Dunham is the co-director of the Global Business Journalism program at Tsinghua University in Beijing – the Number 1 university in Asia. A veteran political journalist and one of America’s foremost authorities on the use of social media for journalism, he is the creator of the popular blog “Texas on the Potomac.”
He was Washington bureau chief of the Houston Chronicle from 2007-13 and also served as Hearst Newspapers Washington bureau chief from 2009 to 2012. He is a past president of the National Press Club and the National Press Club Journalism Institute.

Rick is a regular visitor in Chinese news shows commenting on US-China relations and other relevant topics.