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Duke Kunshan University announced today that it has received applications from over 80 countries and regions for its inaugural undergraduate program.

Inaugural Faculty Hired for Duke Kunshan Undergraduate Program

Duke Kunshan University has hired its founding faculty for its 4-year undergraduate degree program set to launch in Fall 2018. 

Twenty-three candidates from an initial pool of 1,300 applicants from around the world were presented with offers after a search process that began in Spring 2017. Twenty-two of those candidates – in natural sciences and engineering, social sciences, and humanities – will...

Footprints left by giant pandas in the wild can be used to identify the individual panda that made them and determine its sex, a new Duke University-led study by an international team of conservation scientists shows.

The new identification technique uses an interactive software tool called ConservationFIT to “read” and analyze digital images of footprints, which are submitted electronically to a global database for matching.

Field tests show that the technique accurately...

DURHAM, N.C. - Jackson Ewing, director of Asian sustainability at the Asia Society Policy Institute, has been jointly appointed a faculty fellow at Duke University's Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions and an adjunct professor in the Sanford School of Public Policy, where he will further environmental research and engagement with ...

On the morning of December 1st, the graduate students from the oral communication courses in Environmental Policy, Global Health, and Medical Physics shared some of their research and recent course work with the Duke Kunshan community at the Duke Kunshan Graduate Colloquium, a mini-conference for students in the graduate school sponsored by the Language and Culture Center. In all, twenty students presented their work in twenty-minute long conference-style presentations followed by five...

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