Award Presentation Ceremony for the Early Career Award and the Humanities and Social Sciences Prestigious Fellowship Scheme
The Research Grants Council (RGC) held an award presentation ceremony on December 12, 2012 for the awardees of the Early Career Award* [under the Early Career Scheme (ECS)] and the Humanities and Social Sciences Prestigious Fellowship Scheme (HSSPFS) in recognition of their achievements in research. Six of the 22 HKU researchers funded under the ECS 2012/13 and the three HKU HSSPFS 2012/13 awardees were presented with the awards, along with recipients from other local institutions.
Early Career Award under the ECS:
- Dr J.H.W. Hsiao (Psychology)
- Dr M.S.Y. Huen (Anatomy)
- Dr P.A. Oleksiyenko (Education)
- Dr H.C. Shum (Mechanical Engineering)
- Dr K.K.M. Tsia (Electrical and Electronic Engineering)
Dr K.W.Y. Yuen (Biological Sciences)
* Early Career Award - in addition to the funding of research and an additional amount of about $100,000 per project for undertaking educational activities including the training of undergraduate students, an honorary title will be awarded to recognize the outstanding awardees.