Associate Professor Christopher VAS
Christopher Vas joins Murdoch University’s School of Management and Governance from the Australian National University (ANU). He is Director of the University’s first offshore R&D centre SCRIPT. The Centre was formed on the back of a $0.5m productivity and innovation benchmarking research study funded by SPRING Singapore in which Dr Vas was one of the Chief Investigators with Professors Peter Waring and Peter McKiernan. Dr Vas was Commissioner and Executive Director of the Second Murdoch Commission on Food Security, Trade and Partnerships: Towards Resilient Regional Food Systems in Asia. Previously, he was also co-chair of the Trans-Pacific dialogue ‘Creating a Productive Future: Social and Economic Challenges, Policy and Governance’ jointly hosted by the Crawford School of Public Policy (ANU) and Harvard Kennedy School (Harvard University).