The Smith and Newphew Award for the most outstanding student in years one and two on the Veterinary Nursing and Practice Administration BSc programme has been awarded to Katy Wilkinson , at the University of Bristol.
The New Zealand Vice Chancellors' Committee has awarded the Patricia Pratt Scholarship for 2001 to Netgazette , a graduate in performance bassoon at Victoria University of Wellington.
The Casey Holter Memorial Prize , founded to highlight the need for research into hydrocephalus and spina bifida, has been awarded to Jaleel Miyan and Clare Draper , both from the University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology and Carole Sobkowiak , secretary of the Society for Research into Hydrocephalus and Spina Bifida.
PROMOTIONS AND APPOINTMENTS
Hong Kong University of Science and Technology has made the following promotions:
Guochang Zhang , accounting; Larry Qiu and Susheng Wang , economics;
Katherine Zin , management and organisations;
A.V. Muthukrishnan and Dilip Soman , marketing.
Changqi Wu , economics, associate director of undergraduate programs;
Surendra Mansinghka , finance; Acting head of the department of economics;
Siu Fai Leung , associate professor.
The following have recently been appointed :
Clive Lennox , assistant professor of accounting, former reader at the University of Bristol;
Jang-Ok Cho , associate professor of economics, formerly on the faculty of Sogang University, Korea;
Albert Ma , professor of economics, former member of the faculty at Boston University;
Kiang Luo , assistant professor of finance, formerly at the University of California, LA;
Yilin Wu , assistant professor of finance, PhD at University of Chicago;
Jin Zhang , assistant professor of finance, formerly at the City University of Hong Kong;
Albert Ha , associate professor of information and systems management, formerly on the faculty of Yale University;
Qing Li , assistant professor of information and systems, PhD at University of British Columbia;
Jaepil Choi , assistant professor of management at organizations, PhD at Rutgers University;
Ellick Wong , assistant professor of management and organisations, PhD at the Chinese University of Hong Kong;
Ying Zhao , assistant professor of marketing, PhD, University of California at Berkeley;
Rongrong Zhou , assistant professor of marketing, PhD at Columbia University.