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Research Assistant Professor

Dr. CHUI, Hiu-Kwan Cheryl

Dr. Chui is a researcher with an interdisciplinary background in International Development and East Asian Studies. Her professional and research experience focused on the intersection between social policies, third sector, and the well-being of families, in particular vulnerable children. Dr. Chui emphasizes community-level, and empowerment-based cross-sector responses to social problems. Her current research focuses on social innovation and entrepreneurship, intergeneration relationships, social inclusion and age-friendly cities. Dr Chui is also co-investigator to several external competitive grants and government-commissioned projects, and actively publishes in international peer-reviewed journals.

Tel      : (852) 3917 2076
E-mail : chkchui@hku.hk 

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Dr. TANG, Y.M. Jennifer

Dr. Tang is a researcher with a multidisciplinary background in psychology and psychiatry. She focused her research on the neurocognition and long-term outcome in patients with schizophrenia-spectrum disorders during her PhD study at the University of Hong Kong. In addition to her formal training in epidemiology at University of Cambridge and post-doctoral experience in the Nethersole School of Nursing, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, she currently has focused interests in applying epidemiological principles and prospective designs to study the course of dementia, in particular the preclinical, clinical and neurocognitive trajectory of dementia. She is currently a co-investigator of several health-related grants and actively publishes in various international peer-reviewed journals.

Tel      : (852) 2831 5211
E-mail : jennitym@hku.hk 

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Post-doctoral Fellow

Dr. LIU, Tianyin (Bridget)

Dr. Liu is a researcher with a wide range of interests ranging from psycholinguistics to development of perceptual expertise, and to her recent focus in cognitive neuroscience. She has been trained in the field of cognitive psychology in Hong Kong and UK, and during her PhD study in the University of Hong Kong, she familiarized herself with different experimental paradigms and methodologies in cognitive science. Apart from doing research, Dr. Liu is also active in teaching. She had tutored Cognitive Psychology, Foundations of Cognitive Science, and Introduction to Quantitative Methods in Psychology courses, and was invited as guest lecturer in Cognitive Psychology class. She is currently involved in several projects investigating the neurocognitive functions among the elderly using magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), and she has published in various international peer-reviewed journals.

Tel      : (852) 2831 5337
Email  : tianyin@hku.hk

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Dr. Xu, Jiaqi (Melody)

Dr. Xu is a researcher with multidisciplinary academic training in psychology and psychiatry. During her PhD study at the University of Hong Kong, she has developed her research interests in psychopathology, neurocognition and language disturbances in patients with severe mental illness. She used to work as a Post-doctoral Fellow at the Department of Psychiatry, The University of Hong Kong, conducting research in psychopathology, language disturbances and early intervention for patients with psychosis. Currently, Dr Xu’s research interests focuses on early detection and clinical trajectory of dementia and geriatric depression, as well as case management in elderly long term care. She has presented her research in international conferences and actively published in international peer-reviewed journals.

Tel      : (852) 2831 5333
Email  : meloxu@hku.hk

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