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Sammy Hui

Dr HUI, King Fai Sammy

Associate Vice President (Student Learning)

Principal Lecturer of the Department of Curriculum and Instruction

Area(s) of Expertise

  • Outcomes of learning
  • Educational assessment and evaluation
  • Teacher leadership


Research Output




Dr Sammy Hui King-fai is currently Associate Vice President (Student Learning) and Principal Lecturer of the Department of Curriculum and Instruction at The Education University of Hong Kong (EdUHK). Previously, he was the Associate Head of the Department, Co-Director of the Centre for Small Class Teaching, and Programme Leader for the Master of Teaching and Postgraduate Diploma in Education (Professional and Vocational Education) programmes.


Since joining EdUHK in 2002, Dr Hui has been heavily involved in the University’s programme development and management. His major teaching areas are assessment and research methods. He received the President’s Award for Outstanding Performance in Teaching in 2019-20, the Faculty of Education and Human Development’s Leaders of Learning Award in 2018-19, and the President’s Award of Outstanding Performance in Knowledge Transfer (Team Award) in 2016-17.


Dr Hui’s research areas cover outcomes of learning, educational assessment and evaluation, and teacher leadership.  In recent years, he has been active in organising professional training programmes for different local Vocational and Professional Education and Training institutes, including the fire service, healthcare professionals and the construction industry.