Director: Prof. CAI, Zongwei
Associate Director: Prof. WONG, Kong Chu Chris
The Joint Institute is established in 2002 to strengthen researches in environmental sciences and to enhance the collaboration between Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU) and the Research Center for Eco-Environmental Sciences (RCEES) of the Chinese Academy of Sciences. The Joint Institute is a truly interdisciplinary research unit, with more than ten faculty members from Biology, Chemistry and Mathematics Departments of HKBU participating in its research activities.
Specific collaborative programs are listed as follows:
1. Joint supervision of research postgraduate students in areas of environmental sciences.
2. Joint educational program of M.Sc. in Environmental and Public Health Management and Environmental Analysis.
3. Establishment of a joint eco-environmental station.
4. Joint collaborative researches between colleagues of HKBU and RCEES.
5. Exchange and visit of faculty members and research post-graduate students.
6. Joint sponsorship of workshops, seminars and conferences.