Spotlight | Duke Kunshan University


After analyzing the impact of China’s protected areas expansion since 1956, leading conservationists from Duke Kunshan and Duke University have urged negotiators preparing for next year’s COP15 to consider quality not just quantity when discussing targets for the next decade.

Sze Chai Kwok, associate professor of cognitive neuroscience, will use the funding to understand more about the brain’s metacognition processes, which could have implications for treating mental health conditions, such as schizophrenia and autism, and improving learning strategies. Kunshan is closely monitoring developments surrounding the outbreak of Covid-19 caused by novel coronavirus and is working hard to protect all our students, faculty and staff on campus and beyond. We will share updates as we have them.

Sandberg, who will lead the nonprofit association’s International Enrollment Management Knowledge Community, is a seasoned global education leader who won plaudits for her #YouAreWelcomeHere campaign to promote U.S. higher education.

Four faculty-student research teams will share RMB 200,000 (US$29,900) this academic year to explore the importance of patents, environmental discussion on social media, cross-lingual interactions, and China’s industrial history.