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Prof. Jintu Fan appointed Visiting Chief Scientist at SIFIC

Prof. Jintu Fan, Head and Chair Professor of ITC is appointed as Visiting Chief Scientist of the Shanghai International Fashion Innovation Centre (SIFIC). Prof. Fan has made significant contributions to a number of renowned universities and associations in Hong Kong, China and the USA. He is Chairman of the Hong Kong Institute of Textiles and Apparel; former President of US Fiber Society; and founding Director of the Cornell Institute of Fashion & Fiber Innovation.


About the SIFIC

The SIFIC was established under Donghua University with the aim of attracting top experts in the fashion and design field, cultivating cross-disciplinary collaborations, training next generation talents, and developing innovative research programmes. The center is an important component of the global network of scientific innovation centers in Shanghai, and has a crucial role in promoting the timely development of design and related disciplines and serving as a fashion innovation think-tank.