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HKBU to confer honorary doctoral degrees upon six distinguished persons

26 Sep 2019

(Clockwise from left top) Dr Cheng Yan-kee, Dr Liu Chak-wan, Professor Jeremy K Nicholson, Professor Sir Fraser Stoddart, Mr Stanley Yim Yuk-lun and Professor Zhong Binglin
(Clockwise from left top) Dr Cheng Yan-kee, Dr Liu Chak-wan, Professor Jeremy K Nicholson, Professor Sir Fraser Stoddart, Mr Stanley Yim Yuk-lun and Professor Zhong Binglin

HKBU will confer honorary doctoral degrees upon six distinguished persons for their outstanding professional achievements and remarkable contributions to society.

 

Dr Cheng Yan-kee, a distinguished consulting civil and structural engineer, Dr Liu Chak-wan, Chairman of Liu's Commerce and Industry Limited, and Mr Stanley Yim Yuk-lun, the founder, Chairman and Managing Director of S.A.S. Dragon Holdings Limited, will be awarded the degree of Doctor of Business Administration, honoris causa. Professor Jeremy K Nicholson, a pioneer in biomedicine, and Professor Sir Fraser Stoddart, Nobel Laureate in Chemistry, will be bestowed the degree of Doctor of Science, honoris causa. Professor Zhong Binglin, a renowned educator, will receive the degree of Doctor of Social Sciences, honoris causa.

 

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