Awards & Achievements

16.11.2017 | Awarded By : The Hong Kong Univeristy of Science and Technology

Three Faculty from the Business School Honored for Outstanding Performance

HKUST held its fourth inauguration ceremony of named professorships on 27 October to honor outstanding faculty members and their donors.

Of the 15 appointed professors, three are from the Business School:

Prof Hung Mingyi, the Department of Accounting


Prof Jaideep Sengupta, the Department of Marketing


Prof James Thong, the Department of Information Systems, Business Statistics and Operations Management

A Named Professorship is a significant recognition bestowed upon eminent academics at the University. The objective of the 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 academics at the University.

Click here to know more about the appointed professors.