Osaka Prefecture University

Special Guest Professor Program 2013:Dr. Sam Winter. (University of Hong Kong)

LastUpDate: April 16, 2014

Osaka Prefecture University invites many leading researchers and educators as Guest Professors throughout the year. Each invited professor spends approximately one month at OPU to conduct special lectures, seminars, and individual discussions with faculty and students. The Guest Professor Program aims to stimulate students’ intellectual growth, to provide firsthand access to the finest world-class research, and to build tighter relations between OPU and leading universities around the world.

Our thirteenth guest in 2013 is Dr. Sam Winter from University of Hong Kong. Dr. Winter is one of the most distinguished researchers in the field of Sexuality and Gender. He is a Board of Director of the World Professional Association for Transgender Health (WPATH) and he also works for international organization such as World Health Organization (WHO) and United Nations Development Programme (UNDP).

During his stay from March 8 to March 31, he gave lectures and seminars, together with many opportunities of discussion with graduate students, at the Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences and School of Social Welfare and Education.


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