Delegation from the Shanghai Lixin University
Delegation from the Shanghai Lixin University of Commerce June 2016
We were very honoured to have the delegation from the Shanghai Lixin University of Commerce come to Memorial University to sign a Memorandum of Understanding with our university and we look forward to future collaborations with them.
Led by President Shiping Li, the delegation of Shanghai Lixin University of Accounting and Finance visited Memorial University of Newfoundland June 1-3, and signed official agreement with MUN on June 3. The agreement was signed by Dr. Noreen Golfman, Provost & Vice-President of Memorial, and Dr. Shiping Li, President of Shanghai Lixin University of Accounting and Finance. During their official visit, the Lixin delegation also had in-depth discussion about teaching and research collaborations with MUN representatives, including Dr. Travor Brown, Associate Dean of FBA, Dr. Wade Locke, Department Head of Economics, Mr. Andrew Kim of SGS, and the research team of Dr. Tony Fang, the Stephen Jarislowsky Chair in Economics and Cultural Transformation.
Shanghai Lixin University of Commerce (SLUC) was founded in 1928 by Dr. Pan Xulun (MBA, Harvard; PhD, Columbia), the “Father of Chinese Modern Accounting”. SLUC is a leading Chinese university in the fields of accounting, finance, and taxation. It situates in the commercial centre of China, the largest transitional economy in the world, and offers a wide range of programs in business and economics.