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Prof Albert Francis PARK 朴之水
Division of Social Science, Department of Economics, Division of Public Policy

Chair Professor
Professor
Senior Fellow
Director of HKUST Institute for Emerging Market Studies
Associate Director for Survey Research Center
Associate Director of Center for Applied Social and Economic Research

Tel:
(852) 2358 5981
Language:
English
Area of Expertise:
Applied economics
Development economics
Labor economics
Chinese economy
Prof Alexis Kai Hon LAU 劉啟漢
Division of Environment and Sustainability, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Professor
Director of Atmospheric Research Center
Associate Director of Institute for the Environment

Tel:
(852) 2358 6944
Language:
Cantonese, English
Area of Expertise:
Geophysical data analysis
Weather and climate
Adaptation and resilience
Air quality and pollutant exposure
Smart healthy cities
Prof Betty LIN 林慧娟
Department of Information Systems, Business Statistics and Operations Management, Interdisciplinary Programs Office

Associate Professor of Business Education
Senior Lecturer
Associate Director of Dual Degree Program in Technology and Management

Tel:
(852) 3469 2235
Language:
English, Mandarin
Area of Expertise:
Consulting
Design innovation
Entrepreneurship
Prof. Dasa GU 顧達薩
Division of Environment and Sustainability

Assistant Professor

Tel:
(852) 2358 8789
Language:
English, Mandarin
Area of Expertise:
Air quality
Air pollution measurement and modeling
Satellite remote sensing
Volatile organic compounds
Prof. Donald LOW 劉浩典
Division of Public Policy

Senior Lecturer and Professor of Practice
Director of Leadership and Public Policy Executive Education

Tel:
(852) 3469 2717
Language:
English
Area of Expertise:
Social policy, inequality, economics in public policy
Behavioral economics and psychology in public policy
Finance, fiscal policy, economic development in East Asia
Public sector reforms, political developments of Singapore and Malaysia
Prof Edwin LAI 黎麟祥
Department of Economics, Division of Public Policy

Professor
Director of Center for Economic Development

Tel:
(852) 2358 7611
Language:
Cantonese, Mandarin, English
Area of Expertise:
Intellectual property rights protection
International trade
Renminbi
Economic growth and development
International macroeconomics
Prof Eun Soon IM 林銀順
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Division of Environment and Sustainability

Assistant Professor

Tel:
(852) 2358 8190
Language:
English
Area of Expertise:
Climate change and extreme weather
Dynamical downscaling
Climate feedback and process study
Interdisciplinary research for climate change impact assessment
Prof Guojun HE 何國俊
Division of Social Science, Department of Economics, Division of Environment and Sustainability

Assistant Professor

Tel:
(852) 3469 2423
Language:
English, Mandarin
Area of Expertise:
Environmental economics
Health economics
Development economics
Public health
Political economy of China
Prof James Ka Lei WONG 王家禮
Division of Social Science, Division of Public Policy

Research Assistant Professor
Junior Fellow

Tel:
(852) 2358 7817
Language:
English, Cantonese
Area of Expertise:
Environmental politics
Deliberative democracy and governance
Political theory
Environmental policy and governance
Philosophy and public policy
Prof Jianping GAN 甘劍平
Department of Mathematics, Division of Environment and Sustainability, Department of Ocean Science

Chair Professor
Director of Ocean Dynamics and Modeling Program

Tel:
(852) 2358 7421
Language:
English, Mandarin
Area of Expertise:
Physical Oceanography
Ocean circulation and ecosystem
Ocean circulation and ecosystem modelling
Ocean and geophysics
Prof Jianzhen YU 郁建珍
Division of Environment and Sustainability, Department of Chemistry

Professor
Director of Environmental Central Facility
Co-Director of HKUST ENVF-INA/LMA Joint Laboratory on Environment
Associate Director of Atmospheric Research Center

Tel:
(852) 2358 7389
Language:
English, Mandarin
Area of Expertise:
Aerosol chemistry
Analytical chemistry
Atmospheric applications
Environmental analysis
Atmospheric science
Environmental chemistry/instrumentation
Urban ozone formation chemistry
Prof Jimmy Chi Hung FUNG 馮志雄
Department of Mathematics, Division of Environment and Sustainability

Head and Professor
Professor
Director of Institute for the Environment
Associate Director of Atmospheric Research Center

Tel:
(852) 2358 7419
Language:
Cantonese, English
Area of Expertise:
Atmospheric science and weather prediction
Air pollution measurement and modelling
Computational fluid dynamics
Environmental sustainability
Dr Jiying WANG 王繼英
Interdisciplinary Programs Office

Senior Lecturer

Tel:
(852) 2358 5729
Language:
Mandarin, English, Cantonese
Area of Expertise:
Data science
Business intelligence
Risk management
Prof Joseph Hun-wei LEE 李行偉
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Division of Public Policy

Senior Advisor to the President
Chair Professor of Guangzhou HKUST Fok Ying Tung Research Institute
Professor Emeritus
Visiting Professor

Tel:
(852) 2358 8721
Language:
Cantonese, English, Mandarin
Area of Expertise:
Hydraulics/Fluid mechanics
Water resources system analysis and management
Flooding
Environmental management
Science and technology policy
Prof King Lau CHOW 周敬流
Division of Life Science, Interdisciplinary Programs Office, Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering

Acting Dean of Students
Director of Interdisciplinary Programs Office
Professor
Director of Development for the Gifted and Talented Team
Program Director of Individualized Interdisciplinary Major Program

Tel:
(852) 2358 7342
Language:
Cantonese, English
Area of Expertise:
Genetics
Evolutionary biology
Cellular and molecular mechanisms
Developmental biology
Sensory organ differentiation
Prof Kira MATUS 穆綺蘭
Division of Social Science, Division of Public Policy, Division of Environment and Sustainability

Associate Head and Associate Professor
Associate Professor

Tel:
(852) 3469 2730
Language:
English
Area of Expertise:
Sustainable production and manufacturing
Emergence of the innovation systems approach
Green chemistry and engineering
National innovation systems in Asia and Europe
Prof Masaru YARIME 鎗目雅
Division of Public Policy

Associate Professor

Tel:
(852) 3469 2283
Language:
English
Area of Expertise:
Policy design and innovations
Emergence of the innovation systems approach
Energy policy and technology development
Climate change and global environmental governance
Big data and social science research
Prof Naubahar SHARIF 白立邦
Division of Social Science, Division of Public Policy

Associate Professor

Tel:
(852) 2358 7826
Language:
Cantonese, English
Area of Expertise:
Innovation and technology policy in Hong Kong and China
Belt and Road initiative
Prof Pui Sang LAU 劉培生
Division of Environment and Sustainability

Associate Professor of Interdisciplinary Education
Senior Lecturer

Tel:
(852) 2358 6915
Language:
English, Cantonese
Area of Expertise:
Bioaerosols
Biomarkers and microbial VOCs
General air quality
Environmental education
Prof Stanley Chun Kwan LAU 劉振鈞
Division of Life Science, Division of Environment and Sustainability, Department of Ocean Science

Associate Professor
Program Director of Environmental Science Programs

Tel:
(852) 2358 7329
Language:
Cantonese, English
Area of Expertise:
Marine bacteria
Environmental microbiology
Marine pollution
Marine microbial ecology
Prof Stuart GIETEL-BASTEN 貝斯圖
Division of Social Science, Division of Public Policy

Associate Dean of Humanities and Social Science
Associate Professor
Associate Director of the Leadership and Public Policy Executive Education

Tel:
(852) 3469 2688
Email:
Language:
English
Area of Expertise:
Population and policy in Asia
Prof Wei HAN 韓偉
Division of Environment and Sustainability

Research Assistant Professor
Associate Director of HKUST-CIL Joint Laboratory of Environmental Health Technologies

Tel:
(852) 3469 2410
Language:
Cantonese, Mandarin, English
Area of Expertise:
Air pollution
Environmental sustainability
Environmental microbiology
Prof Xiaogang WU 吳曉剛
Division of Social Science, Division of Public Policy

Chair Professor
Director of Center for Applied Social and Economic Research

Tel:
(852) 2358 7827
Language:
Mandarin, English
Area of Expertise:
Social inequality
Social stratification
Demography
Gender
Family
Prof Xiaoming SHI 石曉明
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Division of Environment and Sustainability

Assistant Professor

Tel:
(852) 3469 2396
Language:
English, Mandarin
Area of Expertise:
Atmospheric science and weather prediction
Regional climate change modelling
Computational fluid dynamics
Atmospheric science
Climate change and variability
Prof Xun WU 吳遜
Division of Social Science, Division of Environment and Sustainability, Division of Public Policy

Founding Head and Professor
Professor
Associate Director of GREAT Smart Cities Center

Tel:
(852) 3469 2579
Language:
English, Mandarin
Area of Expertise:
Water resource management
Health policy
Anti-corruption
Policy design and innovations
Prof. Ye QI 齊曄
Division of Public Policy

Professor
Director of Institute for Public Policy

Tel:
(852) 2358 8327
Language:
Mandarin, English
Area of Expertise:
Energy, environment, and climate change policy
Governance for sustainability
Low-carbon, green urbanization and regional development
Prof Zhi NING 寧治
Division of Environment and Sustainability

Associate Professor

Tel:
(852) 3469 2207
Language:
Mandarin, English, Cantonese
Area of Expertise:
Air pollution
Air pollution measurement and modelling
Air pollution exposure and health impact assessment
Prof Zhongming LU 盧中銘
Division of Environment and Sustainability

Assistant Professor

Tel:
(852) 3469 2398
Language:
English, Mandarin
Area of Expertise:
Environmental sustainability
Urban and regional development
Sustainable development and management
Environmental technologies
Ecological modelling