City University of Hong Kong
Hong Kong, China
Arthur B. Ellis is Provost of the City University of Hong Kong. Prior to this appointment he had completed a four-year term as Director of the Division of Chemistry at National Science Foundation (NSF) in June, 2006.
He had previously been on detail to NSF from the University of Wisconsin-Madison where he served as Meloche-Bascom Professor of Chemistry. Ellis received a Director's Meritorious Service Award from NSF in 2004.
Ellis received his B.S. from the California Institute of Technology and his Ph.D. in chemistry from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.