IAHR members of outstanding merit to the Asia and the Pacific region may be awarded the IAHR-APD Distinguished Membership by the IAHR Asia and Pacific Division executive committee.
No more than two Distinguished IAHR-APD Members may be elected at each biennial business meeting of the committee.
7th Edition | 2022: Hyoseop Woo, Korea
6th Edition | 2020: Bruce Melville, New Zealand; Kyung Soo Jun, Korea
>> Press release: Prof. Bruce W. Melville and Kyung Soo Jun winners of the 2020 APD Distinguished Membership Award
5th Edition | 2018: Jing Peng, China
4th Edition | 2016: Hitoshi Tanaka, Japan
3rd Edition | 2014: Il Won Seo, Korea