Richard Dasher is Director of the US-Asia Technology Management Center and, concurrently, Executive Director of the Center for Integrated Systems.His research and teaching focus on innovation systems and the impact of new technologies on industry structure and dynamics. Dr. Dasher serves on selection and review committees of major government funding programs for science, technology, and innovation in Canada and Japan.
He is an advisor to start-up companies, business accelerators, venture capital firms, and nonprofits in the U.S., China, Japan, and S. Korea. He received M.A. and Ph.D. degrees in Linguistics from Stanford University.