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Professor Erik Vanmarcke appointed "Kwang-hua Chair Professor" at Shanghai's Tongji University

The department is happy to announce that Professor Erik Vanmarcke has been appointed "Kwang-hua Chair Professor" at Shanghai's Tongji University.   Tongji University is a leading university on mainland China in civil and environmental engineering.  The visiting-professor appointment is endowed by the Kwang-hua Foundation of Taiwan which has funded, in the past few years, several chairs at top mainland Chinese universities.  The appointment will allow Professor Vanmarcke to visit Tongji and Shanghai-Jiaotong Universities for up to three months annually.

Congratulations of Erik on this honor!