Confucius Institute at UWA: Board structure

The Confucius Institute is a partnership between UWA and the Chinese International Education Foundation through Zhejiang University in Hangzhou.

The Confucius Institute Board, which comprises three members from UWA and three from Zhejiang University, has overall responsibility for the Institute’s operations. The Board meets at least once per year to review past activities, finances and plans for the coming year. A Chairperson is selected among Board members by consensus.

The Institute is headed by the Australian Director who is responsible for day-to-day operations. The current Australian Director of the Confucius Institute at UWA is Associate Professor Maggie Ying Jiang.