On July 16th, SWJTU Appointment Ceremony for Academician Tang Shuxian was held in
Jiuli campus. President Xu Fei and Vice President Zhang Wengui had participated
in the great event. Associate Vice President Zhou Zhongrong presided over the
ceremony. Tang was elected as the Academician of Chinese Academy of Sciences
and the Fellow of American Physical Society (APS) in 2001, and the Academician
of Third World Academy of Sciences (TWAS) in 2010.
Xu spoke highly of Tang’s profound academic attainments and experiences of
administration – a great scientist and educator. “Tang will work as a full-time
professor in the upcoming years. It is beyond the doubt that his academic
prospective and international influences will promote the implementation of
SWJTU’s Internationalization Strategy. This is also another outcome of SWJTU’s
Talent Strategy,” said Xu.