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2015-10-08

E.SUN Academic Award encourages teachers to move toward academic excellence

  • E.SUN Academic Award photo

    E.SUN. FHC announced on October 7th to promote “E.SUN Academic Award” with National Taiwan University College of Management, National Chengchi University College of Commerce, National Tsing Hua University College of Technology Management and National Chiao Tung University College of Management. Total NT$40,000,000 will be provided in five years to encourage teachers to publish their research results on top international journals in order to advance the research level in management field in Taiwan as well as to be in line with international standards.

    General Manager of E.SUN FHC and E.SUN Bank, HUANG Nan-Chou, expressed talents are crucial to the competitiveness of the nation; through creating better research teaching environments and supporting more outstanding teachers, Taiwan’s competitiveness will be advanced as well as more excellent talents will be cultivated for our country.

    Since E.SUN worked with National Taiwan University College of Management to establish E.SUN Academic Award in 2010, ten teachers have been awarded in the past five years. The awarding areas included finance, accounting, marketing, information management, operation management and organizational management; part of the awarded professors even set up the records of publishing on international journals for the first time.

    E.SUN Academic Award is the award to the professors who public their dissertations on TOP 3 international journals according to different areas of college of management, and offers premium of NT$1,000,000. The cooperation has been expanded to National Taiwan University, National Chengchi University, National Tsing Hua University and National Chiao Tung University four universities this time with the expectation of encouraging more excellent teachers to stand on the international academic stage and win honor for Taiwan.

    Dean of National Taiwan University College of Management, KUO Jui-Hsiang, said Taiwan’s international academic competitiveness is very important. E.SUN Academic Award encourages the research of the teachers to move from the quantity development to quality and impact development; with better teachers plus excellent students, the education in Taiwan will definitely become better.

    Dean of National Chengchi University College of Commerce, TANG Kuei, emphasized if a country is strong, the college of management in the country is usually very strong in terms of international point of view. Outstanding research will definitely play a very important role in the process of advancing the competitiveness of the country.

    Dean of National Tsing Hua University College of Technology Management, HUANG Chao-Hsi, thanked E.SUN for the effort and care for the education, and it is very helpful for overall outstanding research.

    Vice president of National Chiao Tung University, CHEN Chun-Hsun, recognized the assistance of E.SUN Academic Award for making National Chiao Tung University move toward international standards in science, engineering and management.