Senior Lecturer, Faculty of Business and Law, University of Newcastle

Hao Tan is senior lecturer with the Newcastle Business School, University of Newcastle, where he also serves as a Program Convenor of Master of International Business.

Dr. Hao Tan’s current research interest is in China’s energy transition. Since 2009, he has published over 20 scholarly journal articles and book chapters, including a commentary article in the leading science journal ‘Nature’ (co-authored with Prof. John Mathews from Macquarie University). He is a frequent contributor to both English- and Chinese-language media outlets such as UK Financial Times’ Chinese website, China’s Caixin and Australia’s, on energy and environment-related issues in China.


  • 2012–present
    Senior Lecturer, University of Newcastle Australia
  • 2010–2012
    Research Lecturer, University of Western Sydney
  • 2009–2009
    Research Associate & Adjunct Lecturer, Macquarie University