The Asia-Pacific region of ISCAR is for members from countries from South Asia, East Asia, and Australasia.

The region coordinator is Nick Hopwood from the University of Technology Sydney. Nick is also affiliated as Extraordinary Professor at the University of Stellenbosch is South Africa.

At ISCAR 2017 Congress a clear mandate was expressed to

– offer regional events between the main Congress meetings,

– provide support and mentoring to research students and early career researchers,

– foster interaction across the region and between our region and other regions.

Whether you are an existing ISCAR member with ideas or suggestions of what you want from the regional group, or interested in joining ISCAR, you can contact Nick on

A listserv has been set up to which people from the region can subscribe if they wish. To do so (or to unsubscribe) visit the listserv site.