Spotlight | Duke Kunshan University


Conservation expert Binbin Li and fellow researchers at Duke Kunshan’s Environmental Research Center worked with colleagues at eight other organizations to propose a series of revisions to China’s Law on the Protection of Wild Animals.

Duke Kunshan professors Ben Anderson and Annemieke van den Dool are among a consortium that has received US$60,000 to look into the efficacy of national policies to combat antimicrobial resistance (AMR).

Since Duke Kunshan launched its virtual campus in response to Covid-19, students and faculty have adapted quickly to online instruction and are ensuring distance doesn’t limit their experiences or interactions.

Hongsheng Lu, whose research focuses on non-communicable diseases (NCDs) and the role technologies can play in the approach and treatment of NCDs, carried out a 10-week fieldwork project in Lima, Peru.

New research by Duke Kunshan archaeologist Scott MacEachern and his colleagues has shed light on the ancestral relationships among early Homo sapiens and illuminates previously unknown “ghost” populations.