Fountain Appointed to EROPA’s Experts Advisory Committee

Jane Fountain before her invited lecture at Tsinghua University School of Public Policy and Management, China's top public policy school

Jane Fountain, Distinguished Professor in political science and public policy, has been appointed to a three-year term on the Experts Advisory Committee of the E-Government Research Center of the Eastern Regional Organization for Public Administration (EROPA).

Fountain is the only non-Chinese member of the approximately 10-member Experts Advisory Committee.

Founded in 1960, EROPA is an organization of states, groups and individuals in the general area of Asia and the Pacific designed to promote regional cooperation in improving knowledge, systems, and practices of government administration in order to help accelerate economic and social development.

On June 4, Fountain served as the keynote speaker at the first international conference organized jointly by EROPA and the Chinese Academy of Personnel Science, eGovernment Research Center.