Fawn Wang, Director for East Asia, is responsible for all Yale’s initiatives in China Japan and Korea, including developing and managing a variety of programs that involved creating and sustaining extensive relationships with senior officials in government, business and higher education.
Ms. Wang has organized many Yale presidential visits to China and other high level events. She arranges meetings between Yale officials and Chinese leaders, and handles all media coverage. She is also responsible for hosting distinguished guests and delegations from East Asia region visiting to Yale campus, including Chinese former President Hu Jintao and Vice Premier Liu Yandong’s visit to Yale in 2006 and 2009 respectively.
Prior to her appointment as Assistant Secretary of the University and Director for East Asia, Fawn Wang was a senior program officer at the Yale-China Association, where she developed and managed public program, fellowship and health programs. Fawn holds Master of English and Library & Information Science.