The Appointment Ceremony of SJTU Chair Professor and Adjunct Professor was held on June 26.
Ji Lili, Director of School of Kinesiology, and Professor and Director of Laboratory of Physiological Hygiene and Exercise Science, University of Minnesota, accepted the appointment as SJTU Visiting Chair Professor. Prof. Shen Jianhua, Director of Shanghai Normal University Physical Education College, and Prof. Pan Shaowei of Yangzhou University Physical Education College were hired as SJTU Adjunct Professors. SJTU Vice President Xu Fei issued the Appointment Letter and addressed the ceremony.
Jiang Hong, Director, SJTU Division for Development of Liberal Arts, Mao Lijuan, Dean of The Physical Education Department of SJTU, Yu Chaoyang, General Secretary of the PE Department, Prof. Sun Qilin, and Prof. Xu Baoqing were present at the ceremony.
Ji Lili received M.S. and PhD degree from University of Wisconsin-Madison in 1982 and 1985. From 1994 to 1997 and from 2003 to 2010 he worked as UW-Madison Kinesiology professor and chair. Meanwhile, he also worked as professor for Nutritional Science, the Institute on Aging and Cardiovascular Research Center.
Before the Appointment Ceremony, Prof. Li Li Ji made a report Excise is Medicine: Based on the Theory of Molecular Biochemistry in Room 300 of the Upper Building on Minhang Campus. The report attracted numerous faculty and students of the PE Department and even attracted a large number of students from ECNU Physical Education College. Prof. Li Li Jis excellent presentation won a unanimous praise.