Staff Faculty


CHRIS ROPER

Assistant Dean for Non-Formal Education

chris.roper@future.edu

Education

  • PhD ABD University of Virginia
  • MA Harvard University
  • BA Middlebury College
Biography
Chris joins the Future Generations family after a 20-year career in international educational travel, designing and operating travel programs globally. Prior to that, his academic career focused on Sino-Vietnamese relations, including the effects of globalization on the then-remote border regions of China and Vietnam.

Chris currently resides outside of Richmond, Virginia, with his wife Sherry, and sons Nate and Ben, and sweet old dog China

Publications

Roper, C. “Sino-Vietnamese Relations and the Economy of Vietnam’s Border Region.” Asian Survey, vol. 40, no. 6, 2000, pp. 1019–1041.