Think tank

Centre for Asian Pacific Studies


Hong Kong, Hong Kong

CAPS draws its team of research fellows from various social science and related disciplines of Lingnan University. CAPS conducts research in Asian Pacific affairs with a multidisciplinary approach and acts as a clearinghouse of current information and a base for local and international scholars to share ideas and conduct research. The major objectives of CAPS are to (1) support and enhance the University's research productivity, especially in interdisciplinary studies relating to the Asian Pacific region; (2) address research issues of practical policy importance to government, industry, and the public; and (3) develop research and information-sharing networks with individual scholars and relevant institutions within and outside the Asian Pacific region.

Contact details


Centre for Asian Pacific Studies, Lingnan University, Room 102/1, 1/F, B.Y.Lam Building, 8 Castle Peak Road , Tuen Mun, N.T., Hong Kong

Hong Kong

Eastern Asia

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Southeast Asian region
Operating languages
Chinese , English

Organisation details

Business model
Institutional affiliations
Year founded
Age (years)
Centre for Asian Pacific Studies
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Founded by
Founders: Lingnan University
Founder gender: Other entities
Leader(s) (2021): Baohui Zhang
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2020): N/A Leader(s) (2019): Professor Baohui Zhang
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
Centre for Asian Pacific Studies
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Data notes

Last updated: 08/06/2021
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: NIRA Think Tank Directory, Organisation´s website
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