Spotlight | Duke Kunshan University


Toddi Steelman, dean of the Nicholas School of the Environment, hails its strong link with Duke Kunshan and vows to encourage more Duke faculty ‘to contribute to what is happening on this exciting new campus.’

The undergraduate Class of 2023 will include adventurous, academically gifted scholars from 28 countries and promises to be a ‘truly wonderful addition to the dynamic and diverse community’ on campus.

Duke Kunshan’s AI experts will work closely with Dami & Xiaomi, which provides training and support services to affected families, to explore how technology can help doctors diagnose children earlier.

Duke Kunshan’s Lijing L. Yan discussed the challenges and opportunities of an aging population with influential experts, including Singapore’s health minister, at the Global Health Forum and at the first meeting of the China Home Care Task Force.

Renowned physicist Haiyan Gao, who has stepped down as vice chancellor for academic affairs, reflects on her Kunshan roots and how she helped establish the university’s innovative programs, dynamic research centers and world-class faculty.