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Prof. Joseph SUNG
Prof. Joseph SUNG

Professor Sung is Vice-Chancellor / President of CUHK since July 2010. As a renowned scientist in gastroenterology, Professor Sung was appointed as Mok Hing Yiu Professor of Medicine of CUHK in 2007, and was elected as an Academician of the Chinese Academy of Engineering of the People's Republic of China in 2011. Professor Sung holds fellowships from the Royal Colleges of Physicians of Edinburgh, Glasgow, London, Thailand and from the American College of Gastroenterology, the Royal Australian College of Physicians, the American Gastroenterological Association, the Hong Kong College of Physicians and the Hong Kong Academy of Medicine.He is also an Academician of the Chinese Academy of Engineering of the People's Republic of China, an Academician of the Eurasian Academy of Sciences and a Founding Member of the Academy of Sciences of Hong Kong (ASHK).

Prof. Qingquan LI
Prof. Qingquan Li

Professor Li is President of Shenzhen University since July 2012. A Wuhan University (formerly known as Wuhan Technical University of Surveying and Mapping) PhD graduate, he served as Professor and Vice-President of Wuhan University. Professor Li is an expert of the transportation field in the National 863 Program, a recipient of the Cross Century Talents Award from the State Ministry of Education (MoE), as well as a Member of the Editorial Board for Acta Geodaetica et Cartographica Sinica and other academic journals. As a leading expert in geographic information system, integration of 3S and communication technology, and intellectual transportation, he has published four books and over 100 academic papers. He was awarded a State Scientific & Technological Progress second-class award and a first-class award in Scientific and Technological Progress from MoE.

Prof. Pak-chung CHING
Prof. Pak-chung CHING

Professor Ching is concurrently Pro-Vice-Chancellor / Vice-President of CUHK, Director of CUHK Shenzhen Research Institute, Director of Shun Hing Institute of Advanced Engineering and Professor of Electronic Engineering at CUHK. Professor Ching pursued his studies at the University of Liverpool, United Kingdom, and received his bachelor's degree (first class honours) and doctoral degree. He has devoted himself to research on adaptive digital signal processing, time delay estimation and target localization, blind signal estimation and separation, automatic speech recognition, speaker identification/verification and speech synthesis, and advanced signal processing techniques for wireless communications. He was Chairman of the Hong Kong Section of the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE) and Council Member of the Institution of Electrical Engineers (IEE). He holds fellowships from IEEE, IEE, Hong Kong Institution of Engineers and Hong Kong Academy of Engineering Sciences.

Mr. Xueqin DENG
Mr. Xueqin DENG

Mr. Deng is concurrently President of Shenzhen Genzon Investment Development Limited, a Member of the 5th Board of Directors, President of Genzon Group Shenzhen, and General Manager of Shenzhen Futong Technology Development Limited. Majoring in industrial and civil architecture, Mr. Deng graduated from Shenzhen University in 1989. He served in various positions after graduation, including Deputy Person-in-charge at the Engineering Quality Supervision and Testing Site of Shenzhen Bao’an District Construction Bureau, Assistant to General Manager of Bao’an District Construction Investment and Development Company, and Deputy Director of Bao’an District Construction Bureau.

Prof. Xia LI
Prof. Xia LI

Professor Li is Dean of Information Engineering of Shenzhen University and a Member of the Steering Committee on Teaching. She obtained her PhD in Information Engineering from CUHK. Her research interests include signal and systems, as well as communication and application of intelligence advancement technology.

Prof. Pak-wai LIU
Prof. Pak-wai LIU

Professor Liu is concurrently Research Professor of the Institute of Global Economics and Finance, Emeritus Professor of Economics and Co-Director of the Hong Kong Economic Research Centre at CUHK, as well as Vice-President of East Asia Economic Association. He was formerly Pro-Vice-Chancellor / Vice-President of CUHK. Professor Liu received his AB from Princeton University, and MA and PhD from Stanford University, and has devoted himself to research on Economics. He is active in community service and has served in various positions, including a Director of the Hong Kong Institute of Monetary Research of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority, a Non-Executive Director of the Securities and Futures Commission and Chairman of its Remuneration Committee, and a Member of the Commission on Strategic Development in Hong Kong. He is currently a Member of the Advisory Committee on Post-Office Employment for former Chief Executives and Politically Appointed Officials.

Prof. Yingli LIU
Prof. Yingli LIU

Professor Liu is President of Shenzhen Entrepreneur Association / Shenzhen Enterprise Confederation. He has served as the Part-time Professor of Tsinghua University, Wuhan University and others. Professor Liu received his bachelor’s and master’s degrees from Jilin University of Technology. Later, he worked in Canada and focused on software research and development from 1986 to 1987. He was formerly Executive Vice-Mayor of the Shenzhen Government, Director of the Shenzhen Hi-tech Industrial Park, Chairman of the Shenzhen side of the "Steering Group on Shenzhen / Hong Kong Co-operation in Innovation and Technology", an Executive Director of the International Association of Science Parks, and Vice-Chairman of the China National High-Tech Industrial Zone Association. Professor Li is Honorary Fellow of CUHK.

Prof. Benjamin WAH
Prof. Benjamin WAH

Professor Wah is Provost and Wei Lun Professor of Computer Science and Engineering at CUHK. He received his BS and MS from Columbia University, and his MS and PhD from the University of California, Berkeley. As a prominent computer scientist, Professor Wah was the Franklin W. Woeltge Endowed Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He holds fellowships from the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), and the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), and served as President of IEEE Computer Society.

Mr. Roger LUK
Mr. Roger LUK

Mr. Luk is concurrently a Member of the Council and Treasurer of CUHK, and holds memberships of various committees at the University. Former Managing Director and Deputy Chief Executive of Hang Seng Bank Limited in Hong Kong, Mr. Luk is Adjunct Professor of Faculty of Business Administration at CUHK.

Dr. Anthony NEOH
Dr. Anthony NEOH

A Senior Counsel, Dr. Neoh has been a Member of the CUHK Council since 1994 and served as Vice-Chairman from 1995 to 1997. He has contributed generously of his time and professional expertise to guide the planning and administration of CUHK over the years. Dr. Neoh has been Chief Adviser to the China Securities Regulatory Commission since 1998. In the academic field, he has been Visiting Professor of many prestigious universities including Peking University, Tsinghua University, Zhejiang University and Zhongshan University. He is an Academician of International Eurasian Academy of Sciences.

Prof. Shuangchen RUAN
Prof. Shuangchen RUAN

Professor Ruan is Vice-President of Shenzhen University. After obtaining his PhD from Tianjin University, he further studied at Imperial College London from 1993 to 1994, and was promoted to Professor in 1994. His research interests include optical fiber lasers, nonlinearities of optical fibers, and ultrafast spectroscopy equipment. Professor Ruan has published two books and over 100 academic papers. He has received various honours and awards over the years, including State Scientific & Technological Progress third-class award, Chinese Academy of Sciences Young Scientist second-class award, the 6th Chinese Youth Technology Award, and The Chinese Optical Society Technology Award (D.H. Wang Optical Award). He was conferred the title of National Outstanding Teacher, Shenzhen Ten Outstanding Young Persons and Chinese Academy of Sciences Ten Outstanding Young Persons.

Mr. Hai SONG
Mr. Hai SONG

Mr. Song is Standing Director of China Centre for International Economic Exchange, Dean of School of Economics and Commerce at South China University of Technology, as well as Professor and Doctor Advisor at Sun Yat-sen University, South China University of Technology and Jinan University. He was formerly Vice-Governor of Guangdong Provincial Government, overseeing education related policies and initiatives. An Economics PhD holder and researcher, Mr. Song studied and worked at Beijing Institute of Foreign Trade and Chinese Academy of Sciences in his earlier years. He was Vice-Mayor of Shenzhen from 1999 to 2002, and served as Vice-Governor of Guangdong from 2003 to 2011. He was also Vice-President of China National Democratic Construction Association from 2007 to 2011.

Prof. Qidi WU
Prof. Qidi WU

Professor Wu is concurrently Professor of Tongji University and Director of Department of Management Sciences at National Natural Science Foundation of China. She received her bachelor’s and master’s degrees from Tsinghua University and her PhD from ETH Zürich. She worked as Vice-Chairperson of Department of Electrical Engineering at Tongji University and Vice-President of the University, and was President of the University from 1995 to 2003. She served as Vice Minister of Education, Vice-Chairperson and Secretary-General of the State Council Academic Degrees Committee, a Member of the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress, Vice President of All-China Women's Federation, an alternate member of the 16th Central Committee of the Communist Party of China, and a Member of University Grants Committee in Hong Kong.

Prof. Yangsheng XU
Prof. Yangsheng XU

Professor Xu is the Founding President of CUHK(SZ) since August 2013.Professor Xu joined CUHK in 1997, and was formerly Pro-Vice-Chancellor / Vice President of CUHK, the Associate Director of the Shenzhen Institute of Advanced Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, and Professor of Automation and Computer-Aided Engineering of CUHK. Professor Xu received his BEng and MEng degrees from Zhejiang University and his PhD from the University of Pennsylvania. He actively participates in research on robotics and intelligent control engineering. Professor Xu is an Academician of Chinese Academy of Engineering, a Fellow of International Academy of Aeronautics and Astronautics, a Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, an Academician of International Eurasian Academy of Sciences, and a Fellow of Hong Kong Academy of Engineering Science.

Prof. Kenneth YOUNG
Prof. Kenneth YOUNG

Professor Young joined CUHK in 1973, and was Pro-Vice-Chancellor / Vice-President from 1994 to 2011. Currently he is the Master of CW Chu College and Professor of Physics at CUHK. He obtained his bachelor’s degree and PhD from the California Institute of Technology (Caltech) in the US. A theoretical physicist, Professor Young is a Fellow of the American Physical Society and the International Eurasian Academy of Sciences. He served as Vice-President of the Association of Asia Pacific Physical Societies. He was also a Member of the University Grants Committee in Hong Kong and Chairman of its Research Grants Council, and currently serves as a Member of its Quality Assurance Council. He is also the Chairperson of Curriculum Development Council, HKSAR Government, and in this capacity an Ex-officio Member of the Education Commission of the Government.

Prof. Nanshan ZHONG
Prof. Nanshan ZHONG

Professor Zhong is an Academician of the Chinese Academy of Engineering, Head of Institute for Respiratory Disease in Guangzhou, and Vice-President of Guangdong Provincial Science and Technology Association. He graduated from Peking Medical School (current Peking University Health Science Center) and further pursued his study in the UK from 1979 to 1981. In 1984, he was among the first batch of professionals awarded the title of National Expert with Remarkable Contributions. He worked as a Medical Advisor for the World Health Organization in 1985. Professor Zhong was elected as an Academician of the Division of Medical and Health Engineering of the Chinese Academy of Engineering in 1996, and the 23rd President of Chinese Medical Association in 2005. He was also a Member of the 8th, 9th and 10th National Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference. He was conferred Honorary Doctor of The University of Edinburgh and Honorary Doctor of Science of CUHK.