Professor Frank Fu (centre) receives the certificate of conferment from President and Vice-Chancellor Professor Roland Chin (left) and Vice-President (Research and Development) Professor Rick Wong at a ceremony


傅浩堅教授(中)獲校長錢大康教授(左)及副校長(研究及拓展)黃偉國教授頒發「榮休教授」證書

Date: 28 Dec 2016 (Wednesday)

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HKBU confers title of Emeritus Professor on Professor Frank Fu

浸大頒授榮休教授名銜予傅浩堅教授

The University announced the conferment of the title of Emeritus Professor on Professor Frank Fu, effective 1 January 2017, for his distinguished and sustained contributions to academic work and the University’s activities during his service of over 24 years. He is currently Associate Vice-President, Chair Professor in Physical Education and Sports Science, Director of the Dr Stephen Hui Research Centre for Physical Recreation and Wellness, and Secretary-General of the HKBU Foundation.
 
Professor Fu has made enormous contributions to the development of the Faculty of Social Sciences and HKBU. He joined the then Hong Kong Baptist College in 1992 as Reader and Head of the Department of Physical Education. Professor Fu was promoted to Chair Professor in Physical Education and Sports Science in 1998 and was Dean of the Faculty of Social Sciences from 2000 to 2010. In 2004, Professor Fu was appointed Associate Vice-President of the University to assist in special capital projects and later to focus on building community relations. For over a decade, he has been playing a significant role in developing and driving the fundraising campaigns of the University.  In addition, Professor Fu has been leading various administrative offices in coordinating the University’s 55th and 60th anniversary celebrations. He has been the Supervisor of the HKBU Affiliated School Wong Kam Fai Secondary and Primary School since 2006.
 
A prolific scholar in the areas of exercise physiology and fitness, Professor Fu has published over 120 refereed articles in renowned international journals, and over the years, he has delivered over 130 lectures or presentations at conferences or seminars around the world. His research was supported by various funding bodies and covers development of sports culture; physical fitness and psychological profile of different populations; exercise prescriptions and intervention programmes; quality of life and wellness; historical studies on the development of physical education and sport in Hong Kong; cardiovascular risk factors and lifestyle management; cardio-respiratory functions and selected biomarkers of endurance athletes; and implications of air pollution and high altitude training on physical activity and health fitness.
 
He has been very active in public service for the development of sports science in Hong Kong. He has served as Chairman on a number of committees in public bodies, including the Elite Sports Committee, Hong Kong Association of Sports Medicine and Sports Science and the Hong Kong Coaching Committee. He is currently Chairman of the Anti-Doping Committee and the Hong Kong Olympic Academy. 
 
Professor Fu is devoted to advancing sport development in Hong Kong. His excellent performance was recognised by the Hong Kong SAR Government with the appointment as Justice of the Peace and the awarding of the Medal of Honour.

香港浸會大學宣布,頒授「榮休教授」名銜予傅浩堅教授,以表揚他於過去24年服務浸大的卓越學術成就和傑出貢獻,由2017年1月1日起生效。傅浩堅教授現為浸大協理副校長、體育及運動科學講座教授、許士芬博士體康研究中心主任和香港浸會大學基金董事局秘書長。
 
傅教授於1992年加入香港浸會學院擔任教授及體育學系系主任,1998年晉升為講座教授,並於2000至2010年間擔任社會科學院院長。大學由2004年起委任傅教授為協理副校長,協助籌劃基建工程,其後主力拓展大學與社會的聯繫。過去十多年,傅教授在大學發展及領導籌款活動中,擔當重要的角色。另外,傅教授帶領大學行政部門統籌55周年和60周年校慶活動,又由2006年起擔任香港浸會大學附屬學校王錦輝中小學校監。
 
傅教授是運動生理及體適能研究專家,著作豐富,先後於國際著名期刊發表逾120篇論文,又在全球各地多達130場學術會議或研討會中演講或發表論文。他的研究範疇包括運動文化發展、體適能和不同地區人口的心理狀況、運動處方與介入、生活質素與健康、香港體育和運動發展的歷史、生活方式管理與心血管病風險、運動員的心肺功能與生化標記,空氣污染與高原運動訓練等。
 
教學以外,傅教授積極參與公職,推動香港運動科學發展不遺餘力,曾經擔任多個委員會主席,包括精英體育事務委員會、香港運動醫學及科學委員會和香港教練培訓委員會;現時為香港運動禁藥委員會主席和香港奧林匹克學院主席等。
 
傳教授致力促進體育發展,其傑出表現獲香港特區政府肯定,委任為太平紳士及頒發榮譽勳章。