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Research Seminars 2016-2017

Research Seminars 2015-2016

 

2018-19 Research Seminar Series

Semester 1

20-Sept-2018 (Thur)

10:00am – 11:30am
GH405

Care Work in State Employment: School Social Workers and Community Development Workers in South Korea

Prof. Jesook Song
Professor
Department of Anthropology
University of Toronto

 

2017-18 Research Seminar Series

Semester 2

28-Aug-2018 (Tue)

2:30pm – 4:00pm
GH128

Humanity self-construal and ecological self-construal: The effects of self-expansion on psychological and pro-environmental outcomes

Ms AU Kit Yee
(PhD Program)

 

23-Aug-2018 (Tue)

3:00pm – 4:30pm
GH128

Media and Professional Discourses on Child Maltreatment in China: Implications for Child Protection in Mainland ChinaImplications for Child Protection in Mainland China

Mr Li Jun
(PhD Program)

 

14-Aug-2018 (Tue)

10:00pm – 11:30nn
GH128

Wellbeing and Childhood Development in Africa: an exploration of the everyday lives of childhood policies and people in rural Ghanathe everyday lives of childhood policies and people in rural Ghana

Mr YEBOAH Sampson Addo
(PhD Program)

 

30-Jul-2018 (Mon)

10:30pm – 12:00nn
GH128

Making Chengzhongcun from within: Identity and Space in Migrants’ Everyday Lives

Mr FENG Lei
(MPhil Program)

 

4-Jul-2018 (Wed)

2:30pm – 4:00pm
GH128

Migrating for employment and a better life? – Decisions of young people in borderland Kinmen, Taiwan

Ms YANG Chin-Yi
(PhD Program)

 

27-Jun-2018 (Wed)

2:30pm – 4:00pm
GH405

Estimating Causal Effect Heterogeneity Using Machine Learning Techniques with Social Science Applications

Mr WANG Ye
PhD Candidate
Wilf Family Department of Politics
New York University

 

25-May-2018 (Fri)

2:30pm – 5:30pm
GH405

APSS Research Symposium Series #3

Prof. Sylvia CHEN & Dr YU Lu
Dr. Kaxton SIU & Dr. Stan WONG

 

23-Apr-2018 (Mon)

3:00pm – 4:30pm
GH128

Unravelling Sharing Economy: Experiences from Hong Kong

Mr LAI Ka Wai
(PhD Program)

 

13-Apr-2018 (Fri)

2:30pm – 5:00pm
GH405

APSS Research Symposium Series #2

Dr. Cecilia MA
Dr. YU Lu

 

22-Mar-2018 (Thur)

2:30pm – 5:00pm
GH405

APSS Research Symposium Series #1

Dr. Jenny CHAN
Dr. Karita KAN

 

1-Feb-2018 (Thur)

4:30pm – 6:00pm
GH128

Dwelling with Ghosts and Spirits in the Gray Area: An Ethnographic Study of the Ritual Practitioners in Liangshan Marketplaces

Mr Jan KARLACH
(PhD Program)

 

29-Jan-2018 (Mon)

12:30pm – 2:00pm
GH128

Hong Kong Students’ Lived Experiences In Using Educational Technologies

Mr CHIU Shui Kau
(PhD Program)

 

24-Jan-2018 (Wed)

3:00pm – 4:30pm
GH128

Where it all begins: exploring the role of seed in China’s agrarian change and food system transformation

Ms XU Siyuan
(PhD Program)

 

23-Jan-2018 (Tue)

1:30pm – 3:00pm
GH128

Survival in an Emerging Profession: Narratives of Social Workers in Mainland China

Mr ZHANG Yangyong
(PhD Program)

 

17-Jan-2018 (Wed)

1:30pm – 3:00pm
GH128

Opening Up the Chances of Upward Social Mobility? Unveiling Tensions of Well-Educated Migrant's Life Experience in the Era of New Urbanization Project

Mr XU Heng
(PhD Program)

 

19-Dec-2017 (Tue)

3:00pm – 4:30pm
GH128

Customary Adoption under Family Planning Policy in Contemporary Rural China: Life  Experience, Family Relations, and Power Dynamics

Ms MENG Ling
(PhD Program)

 

15-Dec-2017 (Fri)

3:30pm – 5:00pm
GH405

Longitudinally examining acculturation: Coping, Stress and the Context

Dr. Alexander S English

Shanghai Intercultural Institute

Shanghai International Studies University

 

6-Dec-2017 (Wed)

4:00pm – 5:30pm
GH405

What works for whom in parenting interventions? Investigating moderators of outcome in multiple countries

Prof. Frances Gardner
Professor
Department of Social Policy and Intervention
University of Oxford, UK

 

22-Nov-2017 (Wed)

3:00pm – 4:30pm
GH404

Dementia - is it really so far away from you?

Dr Adrian Wong, PhD
Research Assistant Professor
Department of Medicine and Therapeutics
The Chinese University of Hong Kong

 

6-Nov-2017 (Mon)

10:30am – 12:00nn
GH128

The Production of Lifestyle: Seeking the Idyllic Communities in Today's China

Ms. WANG Peng
(PhD Program)

 

31-Oct-2017 (Tue)

2:30pm – 4:00pm
GH128

Simplicity versus complexity: Navigating social diversity with self-views and worldviews

Ms. NG Ka Yan
(PhD Program)

 

18-Oct-2017 (Wed)

9:30am – 11:00am
GH128

CHILDHOODS IN GHANA: Understanding the Work of NGOs as Cultural Brokers and Translators in Childhood Construction

Mr. YEBOAH Sampson Addo
(PhD Program)

 

17-Oct-2017 (Tue)

9:30am – 11:00am
GH128

Regulating e-entertainment? An ethno-corporative approach to the perception frames over Internet Governance for e-gaming

Mr. GARRICH ALABARCE Albert
(PhD Program)

 

10-Oct-2017 (Tue)

3:30pm – 5:00pm
GH128

Masculinities Constructions and Young Men’s Friendships in Contemporary Hong Kong

Ms. ZHANG Chi
(PhD Program)

 

14-Sept-2017 (Mon)

3:00pm – 4:30pm
GH128

Adaptation experiences and cultural identity of children of Chinese migrants in Spain

Ms. ROBLES LLANA Paloma
(PhD Program)

 

4-Sept-2017 (Mon)

2:00pm – 3:30pm
GH128

The Class Consciousness of New-Generation Migrant Workers with Vocational Education Background

Ms. HOU Liqi
(PhD Program)

Unravelling Sharing Economy: Experiences from Hong Kong