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Association of Pacific Rim Universities

The Association of Pacific Rim Universities (APRU) is as a consortium of leading research universities located in countries and regions in the Pacific Rim. Formed in 1997,[1] APRU fosters collaboration between member universities, contributing to economic, scientific and cultural advancement in the Pacific Rim. Its membership features fifty leading research universities across sixteen countries. It is located in the IAS building at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology in Hong Kong.

Association of Pacific Rim Universities
Formation 1997
Type NGO
Location
Membership
50 leading research universities
Chair
Gene D. Block
Website apru.org

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MembersEdit

AustraliaEdit

CanadaEdit

ChileEdit

ChinaEdit

IndonesiaEdit

JapanEdit

KoreaEdit

MalaysiaEdit

MexicoEdit

New ZealandEdit

PhilippinesEdit

RussiaEdit

SingaporeEdit

TaiwanEdit

ThailandEdit

United States of AmericaEdit

Steering CommitteeEdit

  • Gene D. Block, Chair — Chancellor, University of California, Los Angeles
  • Brian P. Schmidt — Vice-Chancellor, Australian National University
  • Xu Ningsheng — President, Fudan University
  • Tony F. Chan — President, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
  • Jaeho Yeom — President, Korea University
  • Tan Eng Chye — President, National University of Singapore
  • David Garza — Rector, Tecnológico de Monterrey
  • C. L. Max Nikias — President, University of Southern California
  • Ana Mari Cauce — President, University of Washington
  • Kaoru Kamata — President, Waseda University
  • Christopher Tremewan — Secretary General, APRU
  • Sherman Cheng — Director (Administration and Finance), APRU

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