Professor A. Reza Hoshmand

Reza Hoshmand

A. Reza Hoshmand, PhD

Director of General Education
Hong Kong Baptist University

 

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15 Baptist University Road,
Baptist University Road Campus,
Hong Kong Baptist University,
Kowloon Tong, Hong Kong

Biography

 

Professor A. Reza Hoshmand received his BSc from the University of Hawaii, and MSc from the University of Wisconsin. He completed his PhD in Resource Economics at the University of Maryland. Professor Hoshmand has 25 years of experience in teaching Interdisciplinary General Education courses, and has been recognized for his teaching and research by winning a Meritorious Performance and Professional Promise Award from the California State University System. He was a member of the team that designed the Interdisciplinary GE (IGE) Programme at Cal Poly Pomona in the 1980’s. The IGE programme of Cal Poly Pomona became a model for many other universities. He taught in the program for 5 years. As a Fulbright Scholar, Professor Hoshmand became the Coordinator of the GE Programme at the City University of Hong Kong in 2008.

Prior to coming to Hong Kong, Professor Hoshmand was the Associate Dean for Graduate Studies and Chair Professor of Business and Management at Daniel Webster College in Nashua, New Hampshire. He has taught at Harvard, Tufts, University of Hawaii-West Oahu, and California State Polytechnic University in Pomona.

He has published 6 books in statistical analyses and research methods. The second edition of his book on Business and Economic Forecasting was published by Routledge in 2009. His latest book, co-authored with Professor Bharat Hazari on Tourism, Trade, and Welfare: Theoretical and Empirical Issues was published by Nova in 2011. His work has also been published in numerous journals.

Professor Hoshmand has served as a consultant on several USAID projects in Costa Rica, Cameroon, Brazil, and Yemen, as well as with UNESCO. He is a member of the American Economics Association and Society for International Development.

 

香港浸會大學 通識教育總監

賀書孟教授

賀書孟教授分別在夏威夷大學和威斯康辛大學取得學士和碩士學位,並在馬利蘭大學取得經濟學博士,擁有二十五年教授跨學科通識課程的豐富經驗。他的教學和研究在加州州立大學贏得傑出和專業表現獎。早在八十年代,他與同僚在波莫那加州州立理工大學創立跨學科通識課程,並任教了五年。該課程成為了美國多所大學的模範。賀書孟教授於二零零八年以富布賴特(Fulbright)學者身分來港,統籌香港城市大學的通識教育課程。

來港之前,他是新罕布什爾州 Daniel Webster 學院的研究院副院長和商業與管理學講座教授。他曾任教哈佛大學、塔夫斯大學、夏威夷大學、加州理工大學等。

他曾出版六部統計分析和研究方法的專書,包括於二零零九年由 Routledge 再版的《商業與經濟預測》,以及二零一一年由Nova出版、與 Bharat Hazari 教授合著的新作《旅遊業、貿易與福利:理論與經驗》。此外,他也在多份學術期刊發表論著。

賀書孟教授亦擔任美國國際開發署在哥斯達黎加、喀麥隆、巴西和也門項目的顧問,和聯合國教科文組織顧問。他是美國經濟協會和國際發展協會的會員。