Lingnan University recently announced its latest Associate Vice-President appointments which will take effect on 16 August.
Prof Shalendra Sharma, Lee Shau Kee Foundation Chair Professor of Political Science, has been appointed as Associate Vice-President (Academic Quality Assurance and Internationalisation). Prof Sharma will dedicate himself to the important work on quality assurance and chair the Academic Quality Assurance Committee. He will oversee the Office of Mainland and International Programmes (OMIP) as well as the Teaching and Learning Centre (TLC).
Prof Wong Yiu-chung, Professor of the Department of Political Science, has been appointed as Associate Vice-President (Academic Affairs) and Director of Core Curriculum and General Education. Prof Wong will be responsible for the development of academic programmes in the University. He will also oversee the Registry as well as the Core Curriculum and General Education Office.
Dr Li Dong-hui, Head of the Chinese Language Education and Assessment Centre, has been appointed as Associate Vice-President (Student Affairs). Dr Li will oversee the Student Services Centre and be responsible for the overall coordination and supervision of activities bridging up the students, academic staff and administrative offices.
On the other hand, Prof Sun Yifeng, Professor of the Department of Translation, has taken up the role as Dean of Faculty of Art with effect from 16 June.