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APS Staffs Awarded FLASS Dean’s Research Prize

APS Staffs Awarded FLASS Dean’s Research Prize

2016 October

The Faculty of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences (FLASS) at The Education University of Hong Kong (EdUHK) awarded four academic staffs the Dean’s Research Prize (Research Output) at its first assembly of the 2016/2017 Academic Year. Dr. Hu Zhiyong Fox, Assistant Professor and Dr. He Jingwei Alex, Associate Professor of the Department of Asian and Policy Studies (APS) received the prize for their outstanding research published in leading international journals. With an impact factor of 1.934, Urban Studies that published Dr. Hu’s article is widely regarded as one of the top journals in urban studies and affairs. Social Science and Medicine at which Dr. He’s article was published, has a five-year impact factor of 3.595 and is among the top journals in health policy.

The two awarded single-authored research outputs can be found at:

Hu, F.Z.Y. (2015). Industrial capitalisation and spatial transformation in Chinese cities: Strategic repositioning, state-owned enterprise capitalisation, and the reproduction of urban space in Beijing. Urban Studies, 1-23. Sage Journals

He, J. (2014). The doctor–patient relationship, defensive medicine and overprescription in Chinese public hospitals: Evidence from a cross-sectional survey in Shenzhen city. Social Science and Medicine, 123, 64-71. Science Direct