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

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

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

The University of Hong Kong has proposed removing the elected members of committees tasked with selecting faculty deans, drawing criticism from staff and students who see an attempt to centralise power with the school’s management.The proposal was on the agenda of Tuesday’s university governing council meeting, where members endorsed the appointment of two new vice-presidents despite concerns registered by staff, students and alumni over the Tsinghua University professors’ background and…

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