Call for Proposals UMAP Research Net 2018
University Mobility in Asia and the Pacific (UMAP), founded in 1991, is an association of government and non-government representatives of the higher education sector in the Asia-Pacific region. The organization is responsible for overseeing the UMAP Exchange Program, which involves the development and implementation of university student and staff exchanges which are consistent with UMAP principles. Through increased mobility of university students and staff, UMAP aims to achieve enhanced international understanding.
UMAP has instituted UMAP Research Net (URN) to promote research collaboration and facilitate cooperation among member institutions, territories, and countries. Crossross -border border higher education through the mobility of students, academic staff, programs/institutions, and professionals has grown considerably. Driven by this global trend, URN further aims to promote academic academicacademicacademic mobility and collaboration, and to promote effective interaction and exchange among scholars, researchers, and educators across cultures.
All submitted proposals will be reviewed by an international panel of reviewers, and UMAP will select the proposals based on their significance, timeliness, and relevance to the goals of UMAP. Potential topics include, but are not limited to:
1. Research related to Promotion of UMAP in the Asia-Pacific region;
2. Research related to Promotion of UCTS in the Asia-Pacific region; and
3. Research related to the future prospect of collaboration between UMAP and other university networks.
Note: Proposals based on purely scientific subjects such as physics, chemistry, medicine, engineering, etc. that would not lead to better knowledge or understanding of higher education for sustainable development are not eligible, nor are proposals that focus exclusively on technological or methodological issues.
請注意: 有關於研究小組成員的組成，小組成員必須來自兩個或兩個以上的合格學校或機構，其所屬的學校或機構則必須簽署過pledge of agreement這份合約。與此同時，他們所代表的國家/地區也必須是兩個或兩個以上UMAP的正式會員國/正式會員區，這樣方有資格提出研究計畫。
在這份名單當中凡是被列為合格者，校名均用藍色表示，意思是該校曾經簽署過pledge of agreement；而如果校名是用黑色表示的則是該校沒有簽過pledge of agreement。
How to apply: Please refer to the attachments
Application Deadline: 4th June, 2018