Lingnan University president Leonard Cheng Kwok-hon will lead the Hong Kong institution for another five years despite student opposition, the Post has learned.
The university’s governing council on Friday approved Cheng’s reappointment for a second consecutive five-year term, according to a source close to the body.
Cheng, a chair professor of economics, became the university’s president in 2013. His current term is due to expire in August.
But news of his reappointment…