Le Vu Quan is Director of YSEALI Academy at Fulbright University Vietnam (FUV). Prior to joining FUV, he was Eva Albers Professor of Economics and Director of International Business Program at Seattle University. Dr. Quan has been awarded the Fulbright Scholarship in 2005-2006 at Hanoi School of Business, Vietnam National University, and in 2015-2016 at Fulbright Economics Teaching Program.
Dr. Quan teaches primarily in the areas of international economics, macroeconomics, and economic development. His research is in the areas of circular economy, entrepreneurship, governance, public health, and sustainability. He is a regular visiting faculty and research fellow at several universities in Vietnam. He also provides consulting services to businesses, government agencies, NGOs, and multilateral institutions in Vietnam.
When not working, he enjoys hiking, and volunteering at local parks on environmental restoration projects. He is also a gardener and enjoys working on small projects around the house. An avid reader of books on history and culture, he enjoys visiting cultural heritage sites in Vietnam and around the world.