On March 17, 2011, Dr. John Shuttleworth and Prof. Giuseppe De Vito from School of Public Health and Population Sciences, University College Dublin, visited College of Education of Zhejiang University. They have made discussion and wonderful presentation during their visit.
Professor Yu Kehong, vice dean of College of Education, Professor Lin Xiaomei, director of Department of Physical Education, Associate Professor Zhou Yongping, Dr. Zhou Lijun, Associate Professor Zhou Qingzhi and Professor Wang Jian gave a warm welcome to their visit. In a joyful atmosphere, Dr. Zhou Lijun introduced the structure of organization and cultivation of students in the department, as well as international exchange programs. The two sides exchanged opinions on exchange visits of students and teachers, associated training of graduate students and research cooperation. Primary agreement has been reached between the two sides.
At 1:30 p.m., the two professors made presentations in the meeting room of Department of Physical Education on topics of MSc sport management and marketing, viral sponsorship, as well as exercise and diabetes. Undergraduate students of the major of sport management, as well as graduate students and doctors had attended the presentation. They all had benefited from the knowledgeable and interesting content from the professors.
UCD is the Republic of Ireland's largest, and Ireland's second largest, university, with over 1,300 faculty and 17,000 students. It is located in Dublin, the Irish capital, and is regarded as the top 5% best universities in the world. The visit of the two professors has settled foundation for further cooperation between two sides. UCD is also another university which has intention to cooperate with Department of Physical Education besides Seoul National University, University of Northern Iowa and The Hong Kong Institution of Education.
The deparment of Psyscial
March 21th, 2011