Dr. Man-tak Leung


Dr. Leung is the Associate Professor of the Department of Chinese and Bilingual Studies, Faculty of Humanities, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University. He received his Speech Pathologist qualification from Lincoln Institute of Health Sciences, Australia and his Ph.D. degree from The University of Hong Kong.

Dr. Leung specializes in research and teaching on language processing, acquired language disorders and children reading development. He has developed several treatment approaches for dyslexic students and has gained substantial experiences in conducting school-based treatment in Hong Kong. He has published articles, books, book chapters on corpus linguistics, reading and its relationship with cognitive, psychological and linguistic development, standardized assessment and treatment for dyslexia.