Sanqin Friendship Award ----
Sanqin Friendship Award was set as the highest award to commend the foreign experts working in Shaanxi Province for their outstanding contribution to economy and society in order to improve the exchange and cooperation between Shaanxi Province and foreign countries in economy, technology, culture, education and health care.
Professor Zhao Yaqian, awarded Sanqin Friendship Award of the year 2013
Professor Zhao Yaqian got his Ph.D. in University of Strathclyde in Britain, and did post-doctoral research in Queen's University Belfast. He is now a specially-appointed professor of Chang’an Univerisy of Hundred Talents Project of Shaanxi Province, deputy dean of Civil Engineering and Environment Engineering Department, doctoral supervisor and director of Water Environment Laboratory of University College Dublin. He is also the managing director of Ireland Engineer Institute, committee member of Constructed Wetlands and Sludge Treatment Expert Committee of International Water Association, deputy editor or editorial board member of 4 international journals including Water Science& Technology. He is also the founder of the journal Waste and Biomass Valorization and invited reviewer of 37 international journals.
Professor Zhang Zhongxue, warded Sanqin Friendship Award of the year 2014
Professor Jang Jong Hag taught in Temple University, and has been the professor in School of Economics and Management since September 2008. During his employment, besides supervising postgraduate students, he also taught courses od International Finance, Risk Management, and Financial Analysis to undergraduate and postgraduate students. In spare time, Professor Jang Jong Hag has been devoted to promoting the collaboration between Chang’an University and Korean higher education institutions. By now, more than 10 universities and research institutes have built up cooperation relationship between Chang’an University through his help. In the meantime, ha has made outstanding contribution to promoting the cultural exchange and economic cooperation between Shaanxi Province and various regions of Korea.
Outstanding Foreign Expert of Shaanxi Administration of Foreign Expert Affairs
Professor Weixing Wang, Swedish Chinese, is now full-time professor and doctoral supervisor of Traffic Information Engineering and Control from School of Information Engineering, specially-appointed professor of Hundred Talents Project of Shaanxi Province. He was awarded the tenured Docent (doctoral supervisor and professor) by Image Processing and Computer Vision Department of Royal Institute of Technology in Sweden in the year 2001. He was the technical director of the European research project of Royal Institute of Technology in Sweden from 1997 to 2001, and was in charge of doctoral supervising work. He got his side doctor degree and doctor degree of Royal Institute of Technology in 1994 and 1997.
Sharon Dorothy Miller Hazen
Sharon Dorothy Miller Hazen, American English language expert, has been teaching English for undergraduate students and foreign affair cadres since the year 2007. She has participated in various foreign language training activities such as training of cadres of Shaanxi Administration of Foreign Expert Affair and bilingual training of faculty from higher institutions in Shaanxi Province.
Bonnie Dawn Steinborn
Bonnie Dawn Steinborn, American English language expert, has been teaching English for undergraduate students and foreign affair cadres since the year 2007. She has participated in various foreign language training activities such as training of cadres of Shaanxi Administration of Foreign Expert Affair and bilingual training of faculty from higher institutions in Shaanxi Province.