Named Professorships at HKUST

A Named Professorship is a significant recognition bestowed upon eminent academics at the University. The objective of Named Professorship is to uphold the University's remarkable tradition of academic and research excellence by attracting the best scholars in the region and from around the globe, and by retaining outstanding academicians at the University.

The Named Professorship Program was officially launched with the inauguration of the first batch of Named Professorships at HKUST on 7 February 2013. The Third Inauguration Ceremony of Named Professorships was held on 9 March 2016.