Henry Wang and Brian Job Re-Appointed Senior Fellows of Asia Pacific Foundation of Canada

Vancouver, B.C. – December 5, 2012 – The Asia Pacific Foundation of Canada today announced the re-appointment of Dr. Henry Wang and Dr. Brian Job as Senior Fellows of the Asia Pacific Foundation of Canada. They join ten other Senior Fellows in lending their expertise to the Foundation.

Dr. Henry Wang is the Founding Director General of the Center for China and Globalization. He has served as vice chairman of the China Western Returned Scholars Association and is an expert on China’s engagement with the world economy. He is also a policy adviser to the Chinese government on attracting global talent to China. Dr. Wang was recently a Visiting Fellow of the Brookings Institution in Washington, DC.

Dr. Brian Job is a professor of political science at the University of British Columbia. His work on intrastate conflict, Canadian foreign and defence polices, and the evolving security order of the Asia Pacific has made him a widely respected authority in his field. Dr. Job is also the editor of the Asia Pacific Foundation’s Canada Asia Agenda series and the Council for Security Cooperation in the Asia Pacific (CSCAP) Regional Security Outlook.

A biography of each of the Senior Fellows is available here.

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About APF Canada

The Asia Pacific Foundation is an independent resource for Canadians on contemporary Asia and Canada-Asia relations. As a national not-for-profit organization established by an Act of the Federal Parliament in 1984, the Foundation brings together people and knowledge to provide the most current and comprehensive research, analysis and information on Asia and on Canada's transpacific relations. It promotes dialogue on economic, security, political and social issues, helping to inform public policy, the Canadian public and Canada’s Asia practitioners. The Foundation is funded principally through an endowment from the Government of Canada and by corporate and individual donors.

 

For additional information, please contact:

Trang Nguyen
Communications Manager
Asia Pacific Foundation of Canada
Tel: 604-630-1541
Email: trang.nguyen@asiapacific.ca

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