Recently released research by Stanford University recognised Professor Haiyan Song and Professor Cathy Hsu of the SHTM as being among the world's top 2% of scientists throughout their career in the field of Sport, Leisure and Tourism.
In 2022, a total of 12 SHTM faculty members were recognised among the world's top 2% of scientists:
Dean Kaye Chon, Prof Haiyan Song, Prof Cathy Hsu, Prof Kam Hung, Prof Sam Kim, Prof Jinsoo Lee, Prof Mimi Li,
Dr Sebastian Filep, Dr Alice Hon, Dr Ada Lo, Dr Vincent Tung and Dr Eric Chan.
The recognition is based on the number of citations of research papers published by faculty members.