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School of Education and Languages
Research Areas • Curriculum Studies, Learning and Assessment
• Drama and Theatre Education
• Early Childhood Education
• Economics of Education
• Educational Finance and Planning
• Educational Policy
• Educational Psychology
• Educational Leadership and Management
• Health Humanities
• Language and Literary Studies
• Language Education
• Teacher Education
Contact Person Dr Faye Dorcas YUNG
Tel: 2768 5816
E-mail: fdyung@ouhk.edu.hk

Staff Member Research Interests
CHEN Siu Ling, Eve
BSocSc (Hons) (CUHK); PCEd (HKU);
MPhil (CUHK); PhD (HKU)
• Gender-role socialization in young children
• Peer influences on social behaviour in young children
• Internet behavior and internet addiction in children and adolescents
• Children with special educational needs
CHEUNG Yin Chu, Edith
BA (Hons) (UNE);
MA, PGDE (CUHK);
PhD (CCNU)
• Chinese reading literacy
• Chinese language education
• Text linguistics
Ci (Poetry) studies
• Chinese literature and creative writing
CHOW Mei Yung, Vanliza
BPhil, MA, PhD (Birmingham)
• Cognitive linguistics
• Genre analysis
• Metaphor studies
CHU Yuk Wo, Edward
BA (CityU of HK); PCEd, MA (HKU);
EdD (Durham)
• Content-based Instruction/CLIL
• Medium of instruction
• Language across the curriculum
• Language-in-education policy
CHUNG Hiu Yui, Edsoulla
BA, BEd (CUHK); MSc (Oxford);
PhD (Cambridge)
• Second language acquisition
• English language education
• Vocabulary input and treatment
• Professional development for teachers
• Language teacher cognition
• Online communities of practice
GE Haoyan, Emily
BA (SISU); MA (HKU);
MPhil, PhD (CUHK)
• Bilingual language acquisition
• Children with autism spectrum disorder
• Language and cognitive development in early childhood
• Second language acquisition
HO Wing Yee, Wing
BSc (Psy) (Hons) (UIU); MSocSc (SW);
MSocSc (Coun), PhD (CityU of HK);
CPsychol (BPS); APA (Edu Psy); CKP;
APS; EARLI
• Educational Psychology
• Clinical Psychology
• Counselling Psychology
• Psychodrama
HUI, Diane
BEd TESL (Stirling); MSc (Edinburgh);
PhD (Washington University in St Louis)
• Sociocultural perspectives on critical and new literacies enhanced by digital-media technologies
• Genre-based and varieties of English
• Intercultural and professional communication
• Second language acquisition
• English language education
• Student learning and assessment of English language learners
• Knowledge building
LAM Man Fong, Cindy
BA, MPhil (CUHK);
PhD (HKUST)
• Chinese linguistics
• Chinese dialectology
• Phonetics and phonology
• Chinese language education
LAO Kam Ling, Polly
BEd (Hons), MEd (Liverpool);
PhD (East China Normal)
• Mathematics education
• Early childhood education
• Teacher education
• Curriculum and instruction
LEE Fong King, Cynthia
BEd (Edith Cowan);
MA, MIL, PhD (London)
• Cross-cultural and interlanguage pragmatics in the educational context
• Automated content feedback and English writing
• English writing support and tutor-tutee discourse
• English language teaching and learning
LEE Wai Sum, Amy
BA, MPhil, MBS (HKU);
PhD (Warwick)
• Witchcraft and witchery in literature
• Autobiographical writing
• Popular fiction and film
• Health humanities
LEUNG Chung Hong, Danny
BA, MPhil, PhD (CUHK)
• Applied cognitive linguistics
• Metaphor and metonymy theory
• Second language vocabulary acquisition
• Second language figurative competence
• Figurative language pedagogy
SHU Chi Yee, Jack
BA, PGDE, MPhil (HKBU);
MFA (HKAPA)
MA, PhD (Warwick)
• Drama education
• Applied theatre
• Drama teacher education
• Drama across the curriculum
TANG Ko Wai, William
BSocSc (HKU); PGDE (HKIEd);
MA, EdD (CUHK)
• Information literacy
• Applications of information technology in education
• Curriculum design
TONG Nga Yui, Dorothy
BSocSc, PGDE, PhD (HKU)
• Early childhood education
• Language acquisition
• Curriculum and instruction
WONG Hin Yee
BA, MPhil, PhD (CUHK)
• Chinese linguistics
• Corpus linguistics
• Bilingual/Multilingual language acquisition
• Comparative Chinese grammar
WONG Man Ying
BA (CUHK);
PGDE, MEd, PhD (HKU)
• Chinese language education
• Teaching and learning Chinese as second language
• School-based curriculum development
• Early language and literacy development in Chinese language
WONG Ming Sin, Jessie
BA (UCLA);
MSW, PhD (HKU);
RSW
• Early childhood policies
• Child rights
• International comparisons of early childhood development and education
• Professionalism of educators
YAU Yat
BA, PGDE, PhD (HKU)
• The art of war and military history
• Song Dynasty history
• Modern history and Hong Kong history
YIM Pui Yu, Eunice
BA (SFU); EdD (Bristol);
Cert ABA (FIT)
• Early childhood education
• Special education
• Applied behaviour analysis
• Positive psychology
YUNG Faye Dorcas
BEd (HKU);
MPhil, PhD (Cambridge)
• Children’s literature criticism
• Literary studies
• Multiculturalism and multicultural children’s literature
• Reading and literacy
• Literacy development in developing countries
• English language education

 


Modified Date: May 10, 2021