Researchers from the Chinese Academy of Sciences’ Wuhan Institute of Physics and Mathematics. Photo: Xinhua

China set to surpass US as Australia’s main academic collaborator, report finds

  • The newly uncovered trend has raised national security concerns and led to calls for greater due diligence in partnering with Chinese institutes
  • Others, however, dismiss such talk and say limiting engagement with the rising power is unlikely to improve its human rights record
Topic |   Australia

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Researchers from the Chinese Academy of Sciences’ Wuhan Institute of Physics and Mathematics. Photo: Xinhua
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John Power

John Power

John Power joined the Post in 2018 after nearly a decade as a journalist in the Asia region. He is a reporter for Asia Desk and This Week in Asia, with a special focus on Korean affairs.