Mok Hing Yiu Distinguished Visiting Professorship
In 2008, Dr Hing-Yiu Mok (HKU alumnus; MBBS 1947) donated funds to establish a permanent endowment to support appointments of visiting scholars of all fields to the University, with matching support from the University, to form an endowment, named the Mok Hing Yiu Distinguished Visiting Professorship Endowment Fund.
Annually, this endowment fund supported at least one Distinguished Visiting Professor of the highest calibre to visit HKU for up to one year. In the field of chemistry, this fund supported the following distinguished scientists to visit our Department.
Prof. Yang Shao-Horn
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Prof. P.J. Sadler
University of Warwick