About US

Collaborations

To promote interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary scientific and educational collaborations among members

Foster Cultural

To foster cultural, scientific and educational exchanges between Canada and China as well as other Chinese-speaking jurisdictions
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Exchange Ideas

To be a home to members to find mutual interests, to exchange ideas, and to provide collegial assistance to members

Assistance and Guidance

To be a liaison with Chinese student bodies and other Chinese professionals in Toronto universities

Cultural Activities

To organize regular social or cultural activities for members

Collaborations

To promote interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary scientific and educational collaborations among members

Foster Cultural

To foster cultural, scientific and educational exchanges between Canada and China as well as other Chinese-speaking jurisdictions
w

Exchange Ideas

To be a home to members to find mutual interests, to exchange ideas, and to provide collegial assistance to members

Assistance and Guidance

To be a liaison with Chinese student bodies and other Chinese professionals in Toronto universities

Cultural Activities

To organize regular social or cultural activities for members

About Us


Toronto is one of the most densely for populated Chinese areas . At present, there are more than 200 Chinese professors in the Toronto area. There are more than 100 Chinese professors in the University of Toronto alone. These Chinese professors have long-term work in the front line of teaching and research, mainly in engineering, mathematics, science, biology, medicine, education, and humanities, among which there are many international top experts. Among the 100 formal members of the TCPA are six members of the Royal Canadian Academy of Sciences, the Academy of Engineering, and the Academician of the Academy of Life Sciences, and more than a dozen national chief scientists.

Most of the professors in the association have long-term good cooperation with Chinese universities and education departments. Just as the chairman of the first association, a member of the Canadian Academy of Life Sciences, and professor Dr. Li Renke of the University of Toronto Medical School, the purpose of the association is to provide a platform for interdisciplinary cooperation and exchange among Chinese professors, so that they can better develop their expertise and strengthen their expertise. Cooperation and talent training in the fields of culture, science, education, and economy of the two countries.

Timeline

2018
June 6

December 3, 2017

Anniversary Ceremony of the Association
June 6

December 3, 2017

First Scientific symposium of the Association
June 6

May 2017

Website was established. A logo of the Association was approved by Executive Committee.
June 6

December 3, 2016

“Opening ceremony of the Toronto Chinese Professors Association. First member meeting was hold. The Executive Committee members were selected and approved. Organization structure was established.”
June 6

August 19, 2016

The Association was granted by Ontario government as non-profit organization
June 6

Feb 4, 2016

By law were presented to the Preparatory committee and passed by the working group. The name of the Association was selected.
June 6

December 12, 2015

Presentation of the organization of the Association to all professor members
June 6

Sept 24, 2015

Preparatory Committee was formed with 9 professors and the first meeting was hold.
June 6

March 5, 2015

First meeting of the professors at University of Toronto discussing formation of the Chinese Professor Association. All professors agree and support

Team

Ren-Ke Li, CRC, FCAHS

President

Professor,
Department of Surgery,
Division of Cardiovascular Surgery
Faculty of Medicine,
University of Toronto

Senior Scientist,
Toronto General Research Institute,
University Health Network

Zhirui Wang | 王执锐

Vice President

Professor
Dept. of Materials Science and Engineering
University of Toronto

Li Qian | 钱 黎

Secretary

Professor
Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering
University of Toronto

Kang Lee | 李 康

Director of External Affairs

Professor
Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering
University of Toronto

Jing Ming Chen | 陈镜明

Director of Finance

Professor, CRC, FRSC
Development of Geography
University Toronto

Jim Hu | 胡建祥

Director of Activity

Departments of Laboratory Medicine and Pathobiology, and Paediatrics,
University of Toronto

Senior Scientist
Physiology & Experimental Medicine
Research Institute, Hospital for Sick Children

Hong-Shuo Sun | 孙宏硕

Director of Membership

Associate Professor,

Division of Anatomy,
Department of Surgery Institute of Medical Science

Department of Physiology

Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology

Faculty of Medicine,
University of Toronto

Yu Sun |孙 钰

Director of Promotion

Professor, CRC, FCSME

Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering
University of Toronto

Baohua Xin | 辛宝华

Treasurer

Associate Professor,

Rotman School of Management,
University of Toronto