At its November 12 meeting, the Peter Yu a Regents Professor. This designation is the most prestigious award from the System to highlight exemplary faculty. Professor Yu holds a joint appointment at the School of Law and the Department of Communication at Texas A&M UniversityProfessor
"These individuals exemplify the commitment to excellence in research and service that sets A&M System employees apart," said Elaine Mendoza, Chairman of the Texas A&M University System Board of Regents. "I hope their example will inspire others in their own endeavors."
Under his leadership, the intellectual property law program at Texas A&M University has been transformed into a leading, international hub for research and education in the field. In the past four years, peer surveys conducted by U.S. News and World Report have ranked Texas A&M consistently among the top 10 intellectual property law programs in the United States.