STINT informs about the China initiative and the ways in which STINT can support Swedish higher education institutions regarding trend analysis and strategic cooperation with China.
STINT’s Board of Directors has decided to invest 5,980,000 SEK in the following two projects within the Strategic Grants for Internationalisation programme during 2018.
STINT is continuing its promotion of academic cooperation with China and increased understanding of Chinese knowledge systems. Dr Tommy Shih, associate professor at Lund University, has therefore been recruited as STINT’s China Policy Advisor and Programme Manager, while Dr Erik Forsberg, associate professor at Zhejiang University, has been appointed STINT’s representative in China.
15 university lecturers have been granted a scholarship by STINT to teach at one of our nine partner universities in USA and Asia during the autumn semester 2018.