On November 28, 2012, WEIB held a meeting regarding the establishment of the Professor is Residence Program, which will be an important aspect of WEIB’s collaboration with other research institutions, both home and abroad:
1. Two to four professors will be in residence every year; each residence will last for one to six months;
2. Of various academic fields;
3. To broaden academic horizens and promote international vision;
4. Paying for the professors’ traveling, food, and accommodation expenses;
5. Supporting scholars of WEIB to visit other institutions;
6. The professor should give at least 5 lectures and preside over one research project during his or her residence.
The institute will initiate the program by inviting two scholars over in the spring of 2013. The institute’s project director Ms. Zhu Yanlan is in charge of this program. If you have any questions, please contact us at WEIB@pku.edu.cn.