About the Author

Wilson Chun Hei Chau
University of Auckland, LLB (Hons), BA (Hons)

Wilson is presently completing his conjoint studies in law, political studies and history. He is a member of the Asia:NZ Foundation’s Young Leaders Network and has published an article examining China’s participation in international military exercises. He also taught English in northeast China during the summers of 2008 and 2009. Wilson decided to pursue this project because he is passionate about enhancing the status of Asian languages and studies in New Zealand’s education system.

You can contact the author by email: wcha160@aucklanduni.ac.nz

(Research undertaken in October 2011).