Leadership education; Regional economic development and risk analysis; Applied Asian studies
Dr. Scott MacLeod received his B.A., M.A., and PhD. from the University of British Columbia. He has received major awards from numerous agencies, and carried on fieldwork in Nepal, Hong Kong, China, Malaysia, Indonesia and Singapore. In his 25 years of working with Asia he has published on a wide scope of topics ranging from Malaysia's economic trajectory to Hong Kong's food system to Singapore's shift towards becoming an "Intelligent Island." For seven years he was Director of the award-winning Asia-Pacific Management Cooperative Program. He then was the founding Chair of the McRae Institute for International Management, with activities in 19 countries in Asia and Latin America.