Faculty of Education,

The University of Hong Kong

  • Consortium for Higher Education Research in Asia

  • Social Contexts and Policies of Education (Academic Unit)

CHER Board of Governors

HKU (by alphabetic order)

Prof. Carless David


Unit Head of SCAPE (Academic Unit)

Areas of Expertise:

  • Learning-oriented Assessment in Higher Education

Dr. Horta Hugo

Associate Professor

Areas of Expertise:

  • Higher Education Studies; Science and Technology Studies; Public Policy

Dr. Jung Jisun

Assistant Professor

Areas of Expertise:

  • Higher Education, Educational Policy

Dr. Oleksiyenko Anatoly

Associate Professor

Areas of Expertise:

  • Globalization and higher education; academic leadership and organization

Prof. Postiglione Gerard A

Emeritus Professor

Chairman of CHERA

Areas of Expertise:

  • Comparative sociology of Asian higher education, access and equity, graduate employment, the academic profession, cross-border partnerships, China-U.S.A. educational relations

Prof. Yang Rui

Associate Dean (Research)


Areas of Expertise:

  • Comparative and Cross-cultural Analysis of Educational Issues; Globalization, Internationalization and Educational Reforms; International Relations in Education; Chinese Educational Traditions and Their Modern Transformation; Education in Chinese Societies; Higher Education Reforms; Social, Policy Studies in Education

Dr. Te Alice Y C

Post-doctoral Research Associate

Consortium for Higher Education Research in Asia

Areas of Expertise:

  • International students mobility, cross-border higher education

Ms Erica Lam

Executive Assistant