Newsletter Summer Supplement (2003)

宣 布 事 项 ANNOUNCEMENTS 校庆活动预告 Upcoming Anniversary Celebrations 郑维健博士继利汉钊博士出任校董会主席 Dr. Edgar W.K. Cheng Succeeds Dr. Lee Hon Chiu as Council Chairman 大学校董会主席利汉钊博士将于今年十月二十三 日任满后荣休。经大学校董会提名,大学监督董建华 先生已委任校董郑维健博士为下一任大学校董会主 席,由二零零三年十月二十四日起生效。 •利汉钊博士自一九九七年出任大学校董会主席, 全力促进中大的发展与革新。利博士任内与大学校 长紧密合作,推行全校管理效率检讨,改善资源分 配及财政管理,成绩卓着,为大学教育资助委员会 所推许。期间中大致力加强教研素质保证计划,设 立支持科技转移与发展的机制;多项课程(例如 MBA 及 EMBA) 更进占亚太地区的前列地位,屡 次称冠,备受推崇。 在利博士与大学校长的领导下,中大于过去六 年为配合香港社会对人才的需求,先后成立多间专业学院及研究所,并全面推行 资讯科技训练及网上教学。大学在招聘优良师资、录取海内外优秀学生,以及竞 逐教资会拨款及研究经费各方面均取得优异成绩。 在利主席任内,大学兴建了多幢新教研大楼及音乐厅等先进设施,又与发展 商合作兴建教学酒店,并获取多项重大捐赠。 利博士近年更领导大学检讨管治架构,探讨大学整合的可欲性和可行性,以 及物色新校长人选,对大学的未来发展贡献至大,深为大学同人钦佩。利博士对 中大爱护有加,感情深厚,荣休后将续任终身校董,与中大保持密切联系。 •郑维健博士是商界及财经界的杰出领袖和癌症专家。他早年肄业于美国圣母院 大学及威斯康辛医学院,毕业后从事医疗工作,出任康乃尔大学医学院临床医学 副教授,并曾在美国纽约著名的斯隆一凯特林癌病中心( Memorial Sloan- Kettering Cancer C e n t e r ) 行 医 、 教 学 及 从 事 研 究 工 作 多 年 。 他 对 大 学 各 方 面 的运 作均有丰富的经验和深入的了解。郑博士曾担任本港的大学教育资助委员会主 席,以及教育统筹委员会委员,负责制订本港高等教育发展纲领并向政府提供意 见,又制订及推动有关高等教育政策和拨款策略。郑博士不仅熟悉香港高等教 育,更能从教授、科研人员、行政决策者与政策制订者的不同层面和角度,带领 大学未来的发展,作出切合时需的贡献。 郑博士于八十年代由美国返港协助家族经营业务,其后出任环球(香港)投 资有限公司主席兼董事总经理。他曾出任本港多间上市公司和私人公司的董事, 并在多间财经机构担任要职,包括恒生银行副主席及非执行董事、香港联合交易 所主席、国际证券交易所联会副会长、香港证券学院主席、研究成立财经学院可 行性的督导委员会主席、香港期货交易所有限公司董事及世界大企业联合会国际 顾问委员会委员。郑博士现任香港金融研究中心董事,他的社会人脉和在工商界 的广大联系网络对中大裨益良多。 郑博士热心公益,积极参与香港的公共服务,曾于一九九九年二月至二零零 一年十二月期间,出任香港特别行政区中央政策组首席顾问。郑博士现任可持续 发展委员会副主席,以及多个政府及社会公益委员会和小组的主席或成员。 郑博士自出任中大校董以来,十分关注大学事务,曾出任探讨大学整合专责 小组的成员及代主席。郑博士有非常杰出的领导才能,在本港、内地,以至国际 方面都有崇高的声誉和良好的联系,他将带领中大茁壮腾飞、精益求精。 Dr. Lee Hon Chiu, chairman of the University Council, w i ll retire upon the expiry of his present term of office on 23rd October 2003. On the nomination of the University Council, Dr. Edgar W.K. Cheng, currently a member of the University Council, has been appointed by Mr. Tung Chee Hwa, Chancellor of the University, as the next chairman from 24th October 2003. 郑维健博士 Dr. Edgar W.K. Cheng • Dr. Lee Hon Chiu has played an active role in the development of C U HK since assuming office as Council chairman in 1997. He has worked closely with the University's vice-chancellor to implement management efficiency reviews and improve resources and financial management, the results of which were highly commended by the University Grants Committee. The University also enhanced quality assurance mechanisms for its educational and research programmes and created new infrastructure to support technology transfer and development. Many of the University's academic programmes (e.g. M B A and EMB A) have been ranked top in the Asia-Pacific region and received wide acclaims. Over the last six years, the University has also established a number of professional schools and research institutes to meet societal needs, implemented campus-wide training in information technology and web-based learning, and achieved excellent results in the recruitment of outstanding academics, the enrolment of high quality students both from within and outside Hong Kong, and bidding for UGC grants to support education and research activities. During Dr. Lee's term of chairmanship, several academic buildings and a state-of- the-art concert hall have been erected, the construction of a teaching hotel has started, and substantial donations have been raised. More recently Dr. Lee led a review of the University's governance and management structure, a study of the viability and feasibility of institutional integration, and the search of a new vice-chancellor for the University. CUHK is most grateful to Dr. Lee for his remarkable contribution and support throughout the years, and is most gratified to note that after his retirement, Dr. Lee w i ll continue to be associated closely with CUHK as a Life Member of the Council. • Dr. Edgar W.K. Cheng is an eminent leader in the business and financial sector as well as an outstanding oncologist. He graduated from the University of Notre Dame and the Medical College of Wisconsin in the USA. A clinical associate professor of medicine at the Cornell University Medical College, Dr. Cheng also practised medicine and 九月 二十一至二十六日 (星期日至星期五) 香港中文大学四十周年校庆博览会 时间:上午九时至晚上九时 地点:中文大学校园 香港中文大学四十周年校庆博览会以「腾飞四十•精进日新」 为主题,展示中大过去四十年来服务社会、致力发展敎育与学 术硏究的贡献。博览会将透过多媒体展览、表演及讲座,展现 中文大学的使命及未来的发展蓝图。 September 21st-26th (Sunday-Friday) The Chinese University of Hong Kong 40th Anniversary Fair Time: 9.00 a.m.—9.00 p.m. Location: CUHK campus The Anniversary Fair celebrates the University's remarkable accomplishments over the last 40 years in serving the community through education and research. Through multi-media exhibitions, performances and forums, the fair brings to life the mission and vision of the University, and looks forward to future developments as the University continues to advance and excel. 请上网( http://www.cuhk.edu.hk/40thanniversary )查阅最新资讯 Please visit http://www.cuhk.edu.hk/40thanniversary f or the latest information. 1 暑期特刊 二零零三年八月十九日 Summer Supplement 19th August 2003

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