Tashi Rabgey Joins University of Virginia

News item posted on: September 1st, 2008


Tashi Rabgey joins the University of Virginia as faculty full-time as of August 2008 to co-direct the Tibet Center and direct the Tibet Sustainable Communities Initiative. A former Rhodes scholar, Rabgey holds graduate degrees in law from Oxford and Cambridge. Her doctoral research focuses on Chinese constitutionalism and the politics of sovereignty and Tibetan nationality in the Republic of China on Taiwan. Rabgey is also the co-founder of Machik, a nonprofit organization that works to develop new opportunities for education and capacity building for communities on the Tibetan plateau.