Members of the HKU student union present a petition against the hiring of two new vice-presidents with ties to mainland universities. Photo: Dickson Lee Members of the HKU student union present a petition against the hiring of two new vice-presidents with ties to mainland universities. Photo: Dickson Lee
Members of the HKU student union present a petition against the hiring of two new vice-presidents with ties to mainland universities. Photo: Dickson Lee

University of Hong Kong eyes swapping out elected student, faculty members with appointees on dean search committees

  • The proposal comes on the heels of resistance over the appointment of two new vice-presidents with ties to a mainland university
  • Staff, student feedback would no longer be required should the changes go through, while five-year terms for dean would now be ‘up to five years’

Topic |   Universities in Hong Kong
Members of the HKU student union present a petition against the hiring of two new vice-presidents with ties to mainland universities. Photo: Dickson Lee Members of the HKU student union present a petition against the hiring of two new vice-presidents with ties to mainland universities. Photo: Dickson Lee
Members of the HKU student union present a petition against the hiring of two new vice-presidents with ties to mainland universities. Photo: Dickson Lee
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