The public is shocked to learn that vice-chancellor Peter Mathieson has resigned to take up another university job in Scotland. Photo: Xiaomei Chen

Merit should drive search for new HKU chief

The University of Hong Kong should be a leader in quality education and research rather than an arena for political wrangling. Given the tumultuous developments at the university recently and the prevailing political atmosphere, the search for a new head is bound to be difficult

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The public is shocked to learn that vice-chancellor Peter Mathieson has resigned to take up another university job in Scotland. Photo: Xiaomei Chen
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