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Board of Advisors

The Board of Advisors to the Confucius Institute has the following responsibilities:

  • To shoulder the responsibility for the operation of the Confucius Institute.
  • To make the implementation plan stipulated in article 4 of the agreement between Hanban and SUNY College of Optometry.
  • To formulate or approve the curricula of the teaching programs run by the Confucius Institute.
  • To formulate or approve the recruitment plan of all the programs run by the Confucius Institute.
  • To formulate or approve the financial plan of the Confucius Institute.

Board Members

Dr. David A. Heath, Chair
President, SUNY College of Optometry

Dr. Jia Qu, Vice-Chair
President, Wenzhou Medical College

Dr. Richard Soden
Executive Director of the University Eye Center, Vice President for Clinical Affairs, SUNY College of Optometry

Dr. Thomas A. Wong
Assistant Clinical Professor, SUNY College of Optometry

Dr. Fan Lu
Vice President, Wenzhou Medical College

Dr. Xiaoming Chen
Vice President, Wenzhou Medical College

Dr. Zhen Hu
Dean of International Studies, Wenzhou Medical College