2 Nurturing Whole Persons มหาวิทยาลัยพายัพดินแดนแห่งปัญญา:สร้างคนให้เต็มคนThe Land of Wisdom:Nurturing Whole Persons
3 Payap History: Presbyterian Mission History in Chiang Mai 1865 Presbyterian mission workers Daniel McGilvary and Jonathon Wilson came to Chiang Mai1867 Two converts were killed by the prince of Chiang Mai.The missionaries went to Bangkok and asked for religious freedom.The king proclaimed freedom for Thai people to follow any religion they choose.
4 Payap History: Presbyterian Mission History in Chiang Mai Mission contributions:-education for girls-medical help for malaria, small pox, leprosy-safety for people accused of witchcraft1913 Speech at Prince Royal’s College speaks of dream of education from kingdergarten through university – first dream of Payap University
5 Payap History: Payap College ”Payap University, the first private university in Thailand, was established by the Foundation of the Church of Christ in Thailand to bear witness to the steadfast love of God, the faithfulness of humanity, and concern and support for one another.”
6 Payap History: Hospital and Mission School Founded May 1889Thailand Theological Seminary(now McGilvary College of Divinity: MCD)McCormick Midwifery and Nursing School (now McCormick Faculty of Nursing)Founded May 1923
7 Payap History: Payap College Official opening ceremony of Payap College,22 June 1974 at Kaew Navarat Campus30 staff203 studentsInitially hoped to name Payap Christian College, but the government would not allow use of the word Christian, so it was called Payap (means Northwest)
8 Payap History: Payap College Konrad Kingshill sent to Thailand in 1947 to start a college. Thai government legalized private higher education in 1972.
9 Payap History: Payap University Official ceremony commemorating change from Payap College to Payap University, 30 July, 1984Payap College was granted its university charter in 1984,becoming Payap University, Thailand’s first private university.
10 Mission StatementPayap University, the first private university in Thailand, was established by the Foundation of the Church of Christ in Thailand to bear witness to the steadfast love of God, the faithfulness of humanity, and concern and support for one another.
11 Mission StatementPayap University strives to adhere to its motto, “Truth and Service,” by seeking academic and moral excellence in order to create understanding of the living truth and an attitude of service to all.
12 Mission StatementStudents of Payap University must learn self-development, acquire knowledge, exhibit wisdom, and think creatively. They must develop a capacity for excellence, grow in social responsibility, and work together effectively.
14 The Payap sealThe Lyre represents the artsThe Lamp represents scienceThe Cross represents religionThe center circle represents humanity, reaching out to truth and service, the goal of a Payap education.The Payap University seal is a series of 3 circles, linked by a fourth center circle.
16 Ideal GraduatesStudents of Payap University must learn self-development, acquire knowledge, exhibit wisdom, and think creatively. They must develop a capacity for excellence, grow in social responsibility, and work together effectively.
18 Ideal Graduates คุณธรรมนำใจ Ethical Hearts ethical, moral, and upholding professional ethics, living life according to the teachings of one’s faith tradition, virtuous and respectful of others, loving neighbors as oneself, knowing what is truly satisfying and “enough” and able to live with others in peace and joy.
19 Ideal Graduates วิชาการก้าวหน้า วิชาการก้าวหน้าAcademic Leadership having academic knowledge and the skills of one’s profession, demonstrating ability and efficiency in work; being a creative thinker, proficient in language and technology, and able to do integrative research.
20 Ideal Graduates รับใช้สังคม Society’s Servants Mindful of and responsible toward society, having a kind and helpful attitude, a socially aware heart, nurturer of cultural traditions and local expertise.
21 Ideal Graduates รู้รักพัฒนา A Passion to Grow always growing and developing, demonstrating responsibility toward self and others, having life skills, leadership, analytical skills, and a love for life-long learning.
22 5 Core Values Transformation toward Authentic Peace Build Trust through TruthService through VocationDelight in Diversity and Global AwarenessFaithful StewardshipHand out the hand out
23 5 Core Values Payap University Principles for Ministry These five principles are the fundamental faith and philosophical principles that inform and inspire everything that we do at Payap University. They flow out of our Christian foundation and undergird our mission statement and our motto Truth and Service. They include our statement of Desired Graduates (passion for growth, academic excellence, ethical hearts, servant leaders), and our strategic goal of internationalization.
24 5 Core ValuesTransformation Toward Authentic Peace (shalom) which is the goal of a “passion for growth.”We believe God has created and called Payap University to serve society.We work for the “kingdom of God,” that is for authentic peace (shalom) for every level:
25 5 Core ValuesTransformation Toward Authentic Peace authentic peace (shalom) for every level: for individuals, faculties/units, for Payap University, for Chiang Mai Province, for communities and societies, for the nation of Thailand, and for the world.We value sustained growth and development because it is essential for everyone.
26 5 Core ValuesBuild Trust through Truth which is the basis for “academic excellence.”We believe “all truth is God’s truth” and only truth will last.We practice principle-based ethical leadership that is honest and transparent.We build trust by seeking truth together with our studentsthrough academic excellence and life-experience excellence.We value academic and research freedom.Our teaching and research are done in accordance with the highest ethical principles and standards of competence.
27 5 Core ValuesDelight in Diversity and Global Awareness which is the basis of Payap’s first major strategic goal)We believe God has created each person with value, honor, and dignity.We value and respect each person as a unique contributor to society.We implant positive attitudes and develop skills in intercultural and interfaith appreciation and global awareness.We are creating a unique Payap organizational culture that will be our identity of loving service, humble and delighted to enhance authentic peace within and beyond the university.
28 5 Core ValuesFaithful Stewardship (Oversight) – which is the application of “ethical will” to every aspect of life)We believe that God’s will is for us to be responsible to care for the things God has created.We use and develop all our resources (individual and communal) in ways that are responsible, valuable, productive, and sustainable.We care for people as whole persons, that is, their bodies, their thinking, their communities, their emotions, and their spirits.We care for and protect the environment in the best possible ways.
29 5 Core Values Transformation toward Authentic Peace How do your core values compare to Payap’s??Transformation toward Authentic PeaceBuild Trust through TruthService through VocationDelight in Diversity and Global AwarenessFaithful StewardshipTo what degree do you agree with them?How important are they to you?Why or why not?
30 International Opportunities Study abroadStudents at Payap go for semester or full-year study in other countriesStudents from other countries come study at PayapPayap has exchange agreements with 23 institutions in ten countriesThai StudiesVisiting students come study in a dedicated program at Payap for a semester or yearSpecial ProgramsStudy tours for various student, faculty, and non-traditional education groups
31 International Partners Faculty Cooperation PartnershipsZone/Country (Total = 31)Asia (15)China (9)Taiwan (1)Japan (2)Korea (1)Vietnam (1)Hong Kong (1)Australia (1)Europe (3)UK (3)North America (12)USA (12)South America (1)EcuadorStudent Exchange PartnersZone/Country (Total = 33)Asia (12)China (7)Japan (4)Hong Kong (1)Australia (2)Europe (1)Budapest/FranceNorth America (17)USA (17)South America (1)Ecuador