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Prof Mark MASON

Head

2948 8780
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Prof Mark MASON
Head
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2948 8780
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mmason@eduhk.hk
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EdD Teachers College, Columbia University

MEd Teachers College, Columbia University

MA Teachers College, Columbia University

HDE (P/G Sec) (cum laude) University of Cape Town

BA University of Cape Town

 

Specialization and expertise

  • Comparative and international education and development
  • Complexity theory and educational change
  • Ethics and education
  • Culture and comparative education
  • Critical reasoning and education

 

Mark Mason is Professor and Head of the Department of International Education and Lifelong Learning at the Education University of Hong Kong.  He works in the field of comparative and international education and development from a disciplinary background in philosophy, social theory, complexity theory and education studies.

He is a former Editor of the International Journal of Educational Development (Elsevier) and of the CERC Studies in Comparative Education Series (Springer), and is an Associate Editor of the Southern African Review of Education.  He is a Past President of the Comparative Education Society of Hong Kong and a former Director of the Comparative Education Research Centre at The University of Hong Kong.

Professor Mason has worked for UNESCO’s International Bureau of Education in Geneva as a senior programme specialist in curriculum and learning development, for the University of Hong Kong, the University of Cape Town, and as a secondary teacher of Mathematics and English.

He has published more than 100 articles, chapters, books and journal special issues in these research areas, and his work has been translated and published in ten languages.

A former Fulbright Scholar, he holds a doctorate from Columbia University in New York.

Associate Head

Dr LAM Chi Ming

Associate Head of Department

2948 8458
chimingl@eduhk.hk

Dr LAM Chi Ming
Associate Head of Department
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2948 8458
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chimingl@eduhk.hk
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PhD University of Hong Kong

BEd University of Hong Kong

Teachers Certificate Sir Robert Black College of Education

 

Specialization and expertise

  • Philosophy and sociology of education
  • Philosophy of Karl Popper and its educational implications
  • Philosophy for children, critical thinking, and Confucianism

 

Lam Chi Ming is an Associate Professor and the Associate Head of the Department of International Education and Lifelong Learning at the Education University of Hong Kong. He is responsible for pioneering work on philosophy for children in Hong Kong and has presented his findings in invited lectures both at home and abroad. 

Dr Lam publishes in the fields of the philosophy of Karl Popper, critical thinking, Confucianism, and philosophy for children. His books include Childhood, Philosophy and Open Society: Implications for Education in Confucian Heritage Cultures (Springer, 2013) and Sociological and Philosophical Perspectives on Education in the Asia-Pacific Region (co-edited with Jae Park, Springer, 2016). He serves on the Editorial Board of Educational Philosophy and Theory, for the annual special issue on Chinese Philosophy of Education.

Dr Lam was educated at the University of Hong Kong, where he obtained a First-Class Honours degree in Education and a PhD in philosophy of education. He worked as a secondary school teacher for two decades in Hong Kong, heading the Integrated Science Department and the Guidance and Counselling Team at the Hong Kong Chinese Women's Club College before taking up his current position at the Education University of Hong Kong.

Chair Professor of Curriculum Reform

Prof Bob ADAMSON

Chair Professor of Curriculum Reform

2948 6157
badamson@eduhk.hk

Prof Bob ADAMSON
Chair Professor of Curriculum Reform
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2948 6157
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badamson@eduhk.hk
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PhD University of Hong Kong

MPhil University of Wales at Aberystwyth

PGCE University of Wales at Aberystwyth

BA (Hons) University of Wales at Aberystwyth

 

Specialization and expertise

  • Curriculum studies
  • Comparative and international education and development
  • Language policy-making and implementation

 

Bob Adamson is Chair Professor of Curriculum Reform and also Director of the Centre for Lifelong Learning Research and Development in the Faculty of Education and Human Development. In December 2015 he was named UNESCO Chair in TVET and Lifelong Learning. 

Professor Adamson has published more than 120 books and papers, including China’s English (2004); Curriculum, schooling and society in Hong Kong (with Paul Morris, 2010); Comparative education research: approaches and methods (co-edited with Mark Bray and Mark Mason, 2007; 2014)—a work translated into eight languages—and Trilingual education in China: models and challenges (co-edited with Anwei Feng).  

He has written over fifty school textbooks and helped to write the Junior English for China and Senior English for China  series, used by approximately 400 million students. He co-wrote A Course in English Language Teaching, which won First Prize in the Outstanding National Higher Education Textbook category from the Chinese Government in 2001. He was awarded the “European Label for Innovative Initiatives in the Field of Language Learning” by the European Union in 2006.

Professor Adamson has been a consultant to the People's Education Press in the Ministry of Education, China, since 1989. In 2013 Qinghai Provincial Government named him "Kunlun Expert" (昆侖學者) for his 30 years’ work in Chinese education. 

Chair Professor of Intercultural Education

Prof Christine HALSE

Chair Professor of Intercultural Education

2948 7481
chalse@eduhk.hk

Prof Christine HALSE
Chair Professor of Intercultural Education
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2948 7481
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chalse@eduhk.hk
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PhD University of Queensland

BA (Hons) Dip Ed Macquarie University

 

Specialization and expertise

  • The sociology of intercultural relations
  • Ethnic minorities, international students, and exclusion in schools
  • International and multicultural education
  • Students’ and teachers’ intercultural learning

 

Christine Halse is Chair Professor of Intercultural Education in the Department of International Education and Lifelong Learning at the Education University of Hong Kong, where she is also Associate Dean (Research and Postgraduate Studies) in the Faculty of Education and Human Development.  Her research focuses on the sociology of intercultural relations in the lives of young people, teachers and schools, and the implications for education policy, curriculum and practice.  This work examines the experiences of ethnic minorities, how social and racial relations work in schools, and effective strategies for intercultural learning and internationalizing schools.  She has also published extensively on doctoral education, doctoral supervision and research ethics.

She has written more than 100 peer-reviewed publications, including five books, that have been translated into Portuguese, Japanese and French; delivered more than 50 keynote and invited addresses; and received multiple university and national awards for her teaching and research mentoring, including from the Carrick Institute for Learning and Teaching in Higher Education (Australia) for Leadership in Student Learning in Doctoral Education.

Professor Halse is a former President of the Asia-Pacific Educational Research Association (2013/14), and of the Australian Association for Research in Education (2011/12).  She was a member of the Education Panel for the Hong Kong Research Assessment Exercise (2014), and serves as an Expert on the European Commission’s Research Ethics Panel.

Honorary Professor

Prof Rupert MACLEAN

Honorary Professor


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Prof Rupert MACLEAN
Honorary Professor
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Rupert Maclean is a Former Director of the Centre for Lifelong Learning Research and Development, Chair Professor of International Education, and UNESCO Chair Professor in Technical and Vocational Education and Training and Lifelong Learning, at the Hong Kong Institute of Education (HKIEd). He was the foundation Director of UNESCO-UNEVOC International Centre for Education in Bonn. His previous appointments include those of: Director, Section for Secondary Education at UNESCO Headquarters in Paris; Acting Director of the UNESCO Principal regional Office for Asia and the Pacific in Bangkok; Chief of the Asia-Pacific Centre of Educational Innovation for Development (ACEID) at UNESCO Bangkok; and, UNESCO Chief Technical Advisor for the United Nations project to strengthen and upgrade teacher education throughout Myanmar. His scholarly work in education, and particularly in technical and vocational education and training, is well known from his numerous publications. He is recognized internationally as a leading change agent in education for social development. He has a thorough understanding of TVET in the Asia-Pacific region, contextualized by his broad grasp of educational issues, developments and scholarship world-wide. He was appointed an Officer of the Order of Australia (AO) in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List for Australia ‘for distinguished service to technical and vocational education particularly through UNESCO’ in 2011.

Prof Jon NIXON

Honorary Professor


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Prof Jon NIXON
Honorary Professor
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Jon Nixon became an Honorary Professor of IELL in October 2015, and is also a Senior Research Fellow of the UNESCO Chair in TVET and Lifelong Learning in CLLRD. He has held chairs in four UK universities. His most recently au­thored book is Hannah Arendt and the Politics of Friendship. Prior to that, he authored a trio of books on higher education: Interpretive Pedagogies for Higher EducationHigher Education and the Public Good and Towards the Virtuous University. He also recently co-edited Academic Identities in Higher Education and is founding co-editor of the Bloomsbury Perspectives on Leadership in Higher Education series. He is currently completing authored books on Hans-Georg Gadamer and Rosa Luxembourg.

Prof Michele SCHWEISFURTH

Honorary Professor


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Prof Michele SCHWEISFURTH
Honorary Professor
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Michele Schweisfurth became an Honorary Professor of IELL in July 2015. She is also Professor of Comparative and International Education at the School of Education, University of Glasgow. She is editor of the journal Comparative Education, and a member of the Executive Editorial Board of the International Journal of Educational Development. Until recently, while at the University of Birmingham she was Director of the Centre for International Education and Research. Originally from Canada, she has extensive international experience as a teacher and researcher; among the countries where she has worked are Indonesia, Russia, South Africa, China, and The Gambia. Her research interests include education for democracy, university internationalisation, and global citizenship education, with comparative pedagogy as a theme across them all.

Prof Laurance SPLITTER

Honorary Professor


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Prof Laurance SPLITTER
Honorary Professor
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Laurance Splitter is a Former Professor in the Department of International Education and Lifelong Learning, the Director of the General Education Office and also the CGC Senior Centre Research Fellow at the Hong Kong Institute of Education. He is an international leader in the fields of philosophy in schools, and the theory and practice of communities of inquiry. He has published widely on dialogue and inquiry across the curriculum, critical and reflective thinking, dispositions, agency and motivation, identity and moral education, and concept development in children. He has also conducted philosophical conversations with students and teachers at all levels of schooling. His research agenda may be summarized as a determination to bring the tools and insights of analytic philosophy to bear on important issues of educational theory and practice. He views his papers and presentations more as invitations to dialogue than as finished products.

Associate Professor

Dr Margarita PAVLOVA

Associate Professor

2948 8498
mpavlova@eduhk.hk

Dr Margarita PAVLOVA
Associate Professor
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2948 8498
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PhD La Trobe University

PhD Academy of Pedagogical Sciences of the USSR

MEd (Education Administration) University of Toledo

BEd (with Honours) Herzen State Pedagogical University

 

Specialization and expertise

  • Technical and vocational education and training (TVET) for economic and social development
  • “Greening” of education policy and curriculum development in TVET in developing countries and countries in transition
  • Education for sustainable development in an international context
  • Globalization and internationalization of education

 

Margarita Pavlova is an Associate Professor in the Department of International Education and Lifelong Learning at the Education University of Hong Kong, where she is also Director of the UNESCO-UNEVOC Centre (Hong Kong).  She has over twenty years of international experience in education across a variety of contexts, including Europe, Asia, the USA and Australia.

Dr Pavlova’s research is concerned with policy, planning and curriculum development in vocational education at both national and international levels.  Her current projects are in education for sustainability, development and green skills.  She works with agencies such as the Asian Development Bank, UNESCO and the European Training Foundation, where she has led a number of projects aimed at developing policies, approaches to and resources for vocational education, and related issues such as capacity building and poverty alleviation.

She has published widely in her field, including a sole-authored book, Technology and Vocational Education for Sustainable Development: Empowering Individuals for the Future (Springer, 2009).  She serves on the Editorial Board of the International Journal of Vocational Education and Training and on the Editorial Advisory Boards of two book series published by Springer.

Dr Pavlova completed her Masters degree on a Soros Foundation scholarship, her first PhD on a Ministry of Education of Russia scholarship, and her second on an Australian Postgraduate Award.

Dr Maureen TAM Siu Ling

Associate Professor

2948 7203
msltam@eduhk.hk

Dr Maureen TAM Siu Ling
Associate Professor
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EdD Durham University

MEd University of Hong Kong

Adv Dip Ed University of Hong Kong

Cert Ed University of Hong Kong

BA (Hons) University of Hong Kong

 

Specialization and expertise

  • Lifelong learning
  • Learning for older adults
  • Professional and vocational education
  • Quality assurance in higher education
  • Outcomes-based learning

 

Maureen Tam is an Associate Professor in the field of elderly education in the Department of International Education and Lifelong Learning at the Education University of Hong Kong, where she is also Deputy Director of the Centre for Lifelong Learning Research and Development, and Head of the EdUHK Elder Academy.  She has extensive experience in teaching, research and management in higher education institutions, both in Hong Kong and abroad.   Before joining the university in 2009, she was the Dean of the Community College and Further Education, and from 1996 to 2007 the Director of the Teaching and Learning Centre, at Lingnan University.  

Dr Tam’s research interests include elderly education, lifelong learning, professional and vocational education, quality assurance, outcomes-based education, and teaching, learning and assessment in higher education.  Most of her recent publications, built on success in winning competitive externally funded grants, are focused on ageing and lifelong learning for and by elders, and on policy and practice pertinent to the provision of education for older adults in Hong Kong and the world. Serving on the Boards of journals such as the International Journal of Lifelong Education, and Educational Gerontology, and frequently invited to present at leading conferences in the field, Dr Tam is recognized internationally as one of the leading scholars in the field of educational gerontology and lifelong learning.

Assistant Professor

Dr Tina GAO Fang

Assistant Professor

2948 8840
fgao@eduhk.hk

Dr Tina GAO Fang
Assistant Professor
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2948 8840
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fgao@eduhk.hk
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PhD University of Hong Kong

MA (cum laude) Universiteit van Amsterdam

BA (Hons) Shenyang University

 

Specialization and expertise

  • Minority education
  • Higher education

 

Gao Fang is an Assistant Professor in the Department of International Education and Lifelong Learning at the Education University of Hong Kong.  She completed her undergraduate studies and initial professional education at Shenyang University in China.  She holds a Masters degree in Educational Sciences from the Universiteit van Amsterdam, and completed her PhD in the sociology of education at the University of Hong Kong.

Dr Gao’s principal research interests are in minority education and higher education. She has published Becoming a Model Minority: Schooling Experiences of Ethnic Koreans in China (Lexington Books, 2010), and over 20 papers in international refereed journals such as Comparative Education, the British Journal of Sociology of Education, Educational Research, Educational Review, the Journal of Multilingual and Multicultural Development, Teachers and Teaching: Theory and Practice, Current Issues in Language Planning, the Asia Pacific Journal of Education, Asian Ethnicity, and the International Journal of Bilingual Education and Bilingualism.  She has also published over 10 refereed book chapters.

Her second monograph, Power, Identity and Second Language Learning: Teaching and Learning Chinese as a Second Language in China, will be published by Routledge.  She is the editor of two forthcoming books, Education, Ethnicity and Inequality in Multilingual Asian Contexts; and Tertiary Education in Asia and Eurasia: Sustainable Policies, Practices and Developments, both to be published by Springer.

Dr William LO Yat Wai

Assistant Professor

2948 8295
willlo@eduhk.hk

Dr William LO Yat Wai
Assistant Professor
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2948 8295
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PhD University of Bristol

BA City University of Hong Kong

 

Specialization and expertise

  • Higher education studies
  • Policy studies
  • East Asian studies

 

William Lo is an Assistant Professor in the Department of International Education and Lifelong Learning at the Education University of Hong Kong. His research areas include higher education policy and comparative and international higher education, with a focus on East Asia.  

He has published a soled-authored book, University Rankings: Implications for Higher Education in Taiwan (Springer, 2014), and over 20 articles in international peer reviewed journals, such as Comparative Education, Higher Education, Higher Education Policy, and Compare. He has also published over 10 refereed book chapters.

Dr Lo is a former Associate Editor of the Journal of Asian Public Policy (Routledge), and serves on the Editorial Board of the International Journal of Comparative Education and Development (Emerald). He has served as General Secretary and Membership Secretary of the Hong Kong Educational Research Association.

Dr Lo holds a PhD in social policy from the University of Bristol.

Dr Maria MANZON

Assistant Professor

2948 8510
miemanzon@eduhk.hk

Dr Maria MANZON
Assistant Professor
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2948 8510
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miemanzon@eduhk.hk
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PhD University of Hong Kong

MEd University of Hong Kong

BS University of the Philippines

 

Specialization and expertise

  • Comparative education theory, history and methods
  • Parental engagement in the education of their children
  • Sociology of knowledge

 

Maria Manzon is an Assistant Professor in the Department of International Education and Lifelong Learning at the Education University of Hong Kong.  She does research in comparative education from a sociology of knowledge perspective, and on parental engagement in the education of their children in Asian contexts.

Dr Manzon is a former Associate Editor of the Asia Pacific Journal of Education (Routledge), and is Editor of CIEclopedia, an online database of researchers in comparative and international education.  She has served as Chair of the Admissions and New Societies Standing Committee of the World Council of Comparative Education Societies, and is a Board member of the Asian and Philippine comparative education societies.

She has worked at the National Institute of Education (NIE), Nanyang Technological University in Singapore as a research scientist and research convenor of NIE’s international and comparative studies group.  She has also taught at the University of Hong Kong.  Her community outreach in Hong Kong includes serving at a youth centre of the East Asian Educational Association and as a former school manager of Tak Oi Secondary School.

Dr Manzon’s publications in comparative education serve as reference texts internationally.  Her sole-authored book, Comparative Education: The Construction of a Field (CERC and Springer, 2011), has been acclaimed for its comprehensive approach and path-breaking conceptualization of the field.

Dr PARK Jae Hyung

Assistant Professor

2948 8292
jpark@eduhk.hk

Dr PARK Jae Hyung
Assistant Professor
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2948 8292
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jpark@eduhk.hk
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EdD University of Hong Kong

MEd University of Hong Kong

 

Specialization and expertise

  • Comparative and international education
  • Cultural studies
  • Sociology of technology
  • Historiography and philosophy of education

 

Jae Park is an Assistant Professor in the Department of International Education and Lifelong Learning at the Education University of Hong Kong.  He holds a Doctor of Education from the University of Hong Kong, where he continues as a Research Associate and Lecturer.  His research interests are in sociology and philosophy of education.

Dr Park’s work has been published in Educational Philosophy and Theory, International Studies in Sociology of Education, Comparative Education, and Ethics & Behavior.  In the field of higher education his published book chapters include Internationalization of Chinese Higher Education in Latin American Campuses; Higher Education Knowledge Production in Postcolonial-Neoliberal Asia; Asian Education and Asia as Method; and a co-edited volume, Sociological and Philosophical Perspectives on Education in the Asia-Pacific Region (Springer, 2016).

He serves as the Past President of the Comparative Education Society of Hong Kong and as the Head of the International Education Research Group in the Centre for Lifelong Learning Research and Development in the Faculty of Education and Human Development.  He is the Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of Comparative Education and Development, published by the Comparative Education Society of Hong Kong.

Dr Tamara SAVELYEVA

Assistant Professor

2948 8764
tamara@eduhk.hk

Dr Tamara SAVELYEVA
Assistant Professor
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2948 8764
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PhD Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Master of Professional Studies Cornell University

Teacher of Biology and Geography Ural State Pedagogical University

 

Specialization and expertise

  • Cultural discourses in sustainability and international education
  • Theoretical and sociological aspects of sustainable education
  • Internationalization of higher education
  • Educational systems and sustainability

 

Tamara Savelyeva is an Assistant Professor in the Department of International Education and Lifelong Learning at the Education University of Hong Kong. She undertakes projects and research in the areas of sustainable education and international higher education in Eurasia, the Americas and the Asia-Pacific region. Together with the participants of the Rio+20 higher education meeting in Brazil, she helped to contribute to the education framework for the 2012 Earth Summit.

Dr Savelyeva serves on the Editorial Board of the International Journal for Sustainability in Higher Education. She publishes in the area of sustainable and international education in different countries. She received her PhD in Education from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, and a Master of Professional Studies in Natural Resources from Cornell University.

Dr William SIN Wai Lam

Assistant Professor

2948 6133
wwlsin@eduhk.hk

Dr William SIN Wai Lam
Assistant Professor
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2948 6133
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PhD University of Reading

MPhil University of Hong Kong

MA University of Sheffield

 

Specialization and expertise

  • Comparative philosophy
  • Chinese philosophy
  • Ethics
  • Philosophy
  • Critical thinking

 

William Sin is an Assistant Professor in the Department of International Education and Lifelong Learning at the Education University of Hong Kong, working in philosophy, with a focus on ethics.

His research interests include filial obligation, long-term caregiving and its moral implications, the problem of demandingness, Confucianism, Zen Buddhism, and the relation between ethics and ancient Chinese literature.  He has published in journals that include the Journal of Moral Philosophy, Asian Philosophy, Philosophical Studies, and Dao: A Journal of Comparative Philosophy.

Dr WU Siu Wai

Assistant Professor of Teaching

2948 7801
swwu@eduhk.hk

Dr WU Siu Wai
Assistant Professor of Teaching
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2948 7801
2948 8877
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PhD Beijing Normal University

MEd University of Hong Kong

BEd (Primary Education) Chinese University of Hong Kong

Teachers Certificate Sir Robert Black College of Education

 

Specialization and expertise

  • Educational issues in Hong Kong
  • International education and education development
  • Teacher development and middle-manager training
  • Civic education and national identity
  • Chinese culture and philosophy

 

Wu Siu Wai is an Assistant Professor in the Department of International Education and Lifelong Learning at the Education University of Hong Kong.  He began his career as a teacher educator at the Hong Kong Institute of Education in 1995.  He has a long history of working for local committees and educational organizations, serving on the committees that produced the Code for the Education Profession of Hong Kong (1992), and the Guidelines on Civic Education in Schools (1996).

Dr Wu serves as the Vice-Chief Editor of the Hong Kong Teachers’ Centre Journal, the Vice-Chairman of the Hong Kong Federation of Education Workers, and the Secretary of the Hong Kong Primary Education Research Association.  He is a member of the standing committee of The Hong Kong Council for Educational Administration.  He has served as an Independent School Reviewer for the Quality Assurance Division of Hong Kong’s Education Bureau.  In 1997, Dr Wu received a Certificate of Appreciation for The Pursuit of Quality Teaching in Higher Education from the Consortium for the Promotion of Teaching Skills and Technology.  He has given keynote addresses and invited presentations to educational organizations in Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Taipei, Macao, Hangzhou, Anhui, Fujian, Shenyang, Jilin, Heilongjiang and Hainan.

As a local researcher, he has published, mostly in Chinese, more than 100 articles, chapters, books and journal articles.

Senior Lecturer II

Mr LI Chin Wa

Senior Lecturer II

2948 8055
cwli@eduhk.hk

Mr LI Chin Wa
Senior Lecturer II
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2948 8055
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MA University of Warwick

BEd Institute of Education, University of London

Certificate of Education Sir Robert Black College of Education

 

Specialization and expertise

  • Philosophy and sociology of education, with a focus on vocational education and training
  • Life and death education
  • Personal and values education

 

Li Chin Wa is a Senior Teaching Fellow in the Department of International Education and Lifelong Learning at the Education University of Hong Kong, where he is also Co-Director of the Centre for Religious and Spirituality Education.  He teaches undergraduate courses in general education, in education studies, and in professional and vocational education.  He also offers professional development programmes in career guidance and life planning education.

Mr Li’s recent research projects have been in the areas of citizenship education (in partnership with Oxfam Hong Kong), and in vocational education and youth development (in partnership with the Bauhinia Foundation Research Centre).

Mr Li has organized a series of student study tours to Taiwan and Germany, given his interests in exploring experiential learning opportunities for students off campus with NGOs and universities abroad.

Adjunct Associate/Assistant Professor

Dr CHAN Pui Kai

Adjunct Associate Professor


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Dr CHAN Pui Kai
Adjunct Associate Professor
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Dr Elizabeth WALKER

Adjunct Associate Professor


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Dr Elizabeth WALKER
Adjunct Associate Professor
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Dr WONG Ping Ho

Adjunct Associate Professor


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Dr WONG Ping Ho
Adjunct Associate Professor
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Dr Katherine Forestier

Adjunct Assistant Professor


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Dr Katherine Forestier
Adjunct Assistant Professor
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D1-1F-08
katherine.forestier@gmail.com

Dr Angelina LAW Sin Yee

Adjunct Associate Professor


anghon@eduhk.hk

Dr Angelina LAW Sin Yee
Adjunct Associate Professor
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D1-1F-08
anghon@eduhk.hk

Dr TANG Wai Yan

Adjunct Assistant Professor


wytang@eduhk.hk

Dr TANG Wai Yan
Adjunct Assistant Professor
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D1-1F-08
wytang@eduhk.hk

Research Staff

Ryan ANDERTON

Research Assistant

2948 8779
randerton@eduhk.hk

Ryan ANDERTON
Research Assistant
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2948 8779
randerton@eduhk.hk

Tracy LAU Wai Ying

Research Assistant

2948 8289
twylau@eduhk.hk

Tracy LAU Wai Ying
Research Assistant
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2948 8289
D2-P-07H (#4)
twylau@eduhk.hk

Mollee PENG Cheng

Senior Research Assistant

2948 8921
cpeng@eduhk.hk

Mollee PENG Cheng
Senior Research Assistant
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2948 8921
D2-G-04 (#2)
cpeng@eduhk.hk

Administrative Staff

Benjamin SO Hiu Chun

Executive Officer II

2948 8761
hcso@eduhk.hk

Benjamin SO Hiu Chun
Executive Officer II
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2948 8761
2948 8877
D1-1/F-08
hcso@eduhk.hk

Emily MANG Wai Ling

Project Officer

2948 6142
ewlmang@eduhk.hk

Emily MANG Wai Ling
Project Officer
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2948 6142
2948 8877
D1-1/F-08
ewlmang@eduhk.hk

Sandy PANG Yin Ping

Clerical Officer II

2948 7618
syppang@eduhk.hk

Sandy PANG Yin Ping
Clerical Officer II
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2948 7618
2948 8877
D3-2/F-03 (#4)
syppang@eduhk.hk