Lecture on "Cultivating Innovation and Research Talents"


12 Nov 2022


3:00 – 5:00 pm


(HONG KONG) Cho Yiu Conference Hall, G/F, University Administration Building, CUHK

(SHENZHEN) Lecture Room 318, CUHK Shenzhen Research Institute

ONLINE via Zoom


Professor Mai-har SHAM, Pro-Vice-Chancellor and Choh-Ming Li Professor of Biomedical Sciences, CUHK

Biography of Speaker:

Professor Mai Har Sham is a Pro-Vice-Chancellor of The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) and Choh-Ming Li Professor of Biomedical Sciences. Professor Sham obtained her BSc and MPhil degrees in Biology at CUHK. She was awarded a Croucher Foundation Scholarship and pursued her PhD in Biochemistry in the University of Cambridge. She received her postdoctoral training in Developmental Genetics in the National Institute for Medical Research in London, U.K. 


Professor Sham has extensive experience in research management and leadership. In her previous roles as Assistant Dean (Research) and Associate Vice-President (Research) in the University of Hong Kong, she contributed to research grant management, research assessment exercises, strategic development of research and collaborations with international and mainland China institutions. She facilitated the development of research postgraduate education and joint PhD supervision programmes with partner institutions. Professor Sham is a member of the World Conference on Research Integrity Foundation. Working together with the international consortium, she promotes responsible conduct of research and good science in universities and research institutions.


Register here by 5pm, 10 November 2022 to attend the seminar.


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The lecture is conducted in Mandarin. Participation in person or via Zoom is welcome.