Spotlight Archive

Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) Seminar — Raising Awareness and Facilitating Discussion
Research integrity is a cornerstone of HKU’s research endeavours, and the RCR seminars provide an opportunity to enhance knowledge on pertinent issues, stimulate discussion, and share experience.
 

HKU Funding Success in Theme-based Research Scheme and New Fellowships under Humanities and Social Sciences
HKU recently received the most funding among the local institutions in both the Theme-based Research Scheme and the Prestigious Fellowship Scheme under the Humanities and Social Sciences Panel, results of which were announced in summer 2012.
 

Winners of the 2010-11 Round of the HKU Outstanding Researchers Award Scheme
The winners of the latest round of HKU awards to recognise research excellence were honoured at the Award Presentation Ceremony for Excellence in Teaching and Research on February 9, 2012 at Rayson Huang Theatre.
 

Status of HKU Development in the Mainland and Application for Mainland Research Grants
HKU’s developments in the Chinese mainland and applications for mainland research grants were the focus of a seminar for HKU researchers given by Professor Paul Cheung.
 

Induction Seminar on Research and Research Integrity
Pertinent issues on research at HKU, most importantly those on Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR), were the focus of this seminar, the latest in HKU’s ongoing RCR series.
 

HKU Funded the Largest Sum in 1st Round of RGC's Theme-based Research Scheme
HKU has done exceptionally well in the first round of the Research Grant Council’s (RGC) Theme-based Research Scheme (TRS), being co-ordinating institution of 3 of the 6 funded projects. These 3 projects look at cell-based heart regeneration, personalized medicine for cardiovascular diseases, and challenges in organic photo-voltaics and light emitting diodes.
 

Promoting RCR to New Staff
Following a series of seminars tailored to different HKU faculty groupings to promote Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR), a session specifically for new staff was held on April 30, 2011.
 

RCR Seminar for Clinical Faculties
A seminar on Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) for colleagues from the Faculty of Dentistry and the LKS Faculty of Medicine was organised on January 22, 2011, to enhance awareness and to share values and good practices. This is the fourth in a series of seminars to which academics from different faculty groupings have been invited.
 

Winners of the 2009-10 Round of the HKU Outstanding Researcher Awards Scheme
The winners of the latest round of HKU awards to recognise research excellence have been announced by the Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Research), Professor Paul Tam, who offered his heartiest congratulations to all the researchers concerned on their achievements.
 

Vivian Yam Honoured in Women in Science Awards 2011
HKU chemist Professor Vivian Yam Wing-wah has been named Laureate of the 13th L'Oreal-UNESCO Women in Science Awards 2011
 

Forum on Research Data Sharing
Organised by the University of Hong Kong, on behalf of the Heads of Universities Committee (HUCOM)
 

 

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