The Dedication Ceremony for the Kintoy Professorship in Mathematics Education and The Ninth Inauguration of Endowed Professorships MoreClose
The Dedication Ceremony for the Kintoy Professorship in Mathematics Education in honour of the donor, Kintoy Die-Casting Manufactory Limited, was held on the evening of March 30th, 2016 at the University Lodge. Professor Frederick Leung, our former Dean and an acknowledged world expert in mathematics education would be installed as the first Kintoy Professor at the forthcoming Endowed Professorships' Inauguration ceremony on April 15th. Ms Sherley Lam, the Managing Director of Kintoy Die-Casting Manufactory Limited, shared her wish to support mathematics education and Professor Peter Mathieson, the President and Vice-Chancellor, gave a vote of thanks. This enjoyable event was well-attended by around 50 guests and Faculty members.
As noted above, at The Ninth Inauguration of Endowed Professorships, Professor Frederick Leung was inaugurated as a University Endowed Professor with the title of Kintoy Professor in Mathematics Education. Endowed Professorships are established in support of distinguished professors for academic purposes. They are the most significant awards bestowed upon eminent academics within the University.
For highlights of the inauguration, please visit the Endowed Professorships website at http://www.daao.hku.hk/ephku/en/Ceremony-Detail/10-The-Ninth-Inauguration-Of-Endowed-Professorships.html.