Dr. Carmen Z. Lamagna

Our VC Dr. Carmen Z. Lamagna was elected as the first vice president of the Association of Universities of the Asia and the Pacific (AUAP) for the period 2006-2008. This was held during the General Meeting of the Association In the University of Macau on October 19-21, 2006.
Our Vice-chancellor Dr. Carmen Z. Lamagna has been appointed as interim chair of the South Asia Council of the International Association of University Presidents (IAUP). The last executive Committee meeting of the IAUP was held on November, 5 – 7, 2006 in Yunnan Nationalities University in Kunming, China
The Association of Universities of Asia and the Pacific (AUAP) was formally established with the signing of the Memorandum of Agreement and the holding of the Founding Conference on 28 July 1995 at Suranaree University of Technology (SUT), Nakhon Ratchasima, Thailand. There were 48 University, Vice Chancellors and Rectors from 17 Countries who were signatories to the Constitution. Prof.Dr. Wichit Srisa-an, SUT Rector, was unanimously elected as AUAP Founding President. At Present, AUAP has 218 regular members from 19 countries and territories as well as five associate members consisting of regional organizations based in three countries.
The IAUP, founded in 1964 in Oxford, England, is an association of university chief executives from higher education institutions around the world. The primary purpose is to strengthen the international mission and quality of education of these institutions in an increasingly interdependent world, and to promote global awareness and competence as well as peace and international understanding through education