HKUST Presents Long Service Awards 2017
02-03-2017

The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) held its annual Long Service Award Presentation Ceremony to faculty and staff members who have served the University for 20 years.

HKUST established the Long Service Award to express appreciation and recognition to long-serving faculty and staff members whose dedication and hard work have contributed to the University’s rapid rise over the past 26 years. This year, HKUST presented awards to 66 colleagues with 20 years of service at University.

HKUST President Prof Tony F Chan, together with the vice-presidents, deans, heads and directors of departments and offices joined the presentation ceremony. The awardees’ families and friends were also invited by the University to attend the event and share the happiness of the celebration.

Officiating at the Long Service Award Presentation Ceremony, Prof Chan said, “I would like to express my sincere gratitude and appreciation to our long serving faculty and staff members for their devotion and commitment to the excellence of our University. HKUST’s achievement in the past 26 years could only be possible with your dedicated service.”

The award recognizes the unfailing contribution of faculty and staff members and fosters their sense of belonging.

About The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) (www.ust.hk) is a world-class research university focuses on science, technology and business as well as humanities and social science.  HKUST offers an international campus, and a holistic and interdisciplinary pedagogy to nurture well-rounded graduates with global vision, a strong entrepreneurial spirit and innovative thinking.   HKUST attained the highest proportion of internationally excellent research work in the Research Assessment Exercise 2014 of Hong Kong’s University Grants Committee, and is the world’s second in the latest QS’ Top 50 under 50 ranking.  Its graduates were ranked 13th worldwide and top in Greater China in Global Employability University Survey 2016.

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