The ANU China Institute is an inclusive, representative umbrella institute consisting of staff and students of the Australian National University across all disciplines, engaged in education and research on any aspect of the Chinese world: the People’s Republic of China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, and the Chinese diaspora.
At present The Australian National University has over 50 academics doing research on China (including several who rank among the very top China specialists in the world) and enrolls many postgraduate students in the field. Although located in the ANU College of Asia and the Pacific, the Institute serves scholars in Chinese studies throughout the university.
The Institute is governed by a board comprising representatives of the various constituencies of Chinese studies scholars across the campus.
Gai Brodtmann MP, Professor Richard Rigby, Professor Hugh White and Dr Shiro Armstrong