Professor JONG Siu-yung Morris, Dean of Students Print friendly version
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Prof. JONG Siu-yung Morris

Professor JONG Siu-yung Morris, Dean of Students

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Biography

Professor JONG Siu-yung Morris obtained his Bachelor of Engineering degree (Electronic Engineering) from The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Master of Science degree (Computer and Information Technology) from The University of Hong Kong, and Doctor of Philosophy (Education) from The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK). He joined the Department of Curriculum and Instruction, CUHK in August 2009.

Professor Jong’s research interests include learning sciences and technologies, as well as technology-enhanced pedagogic design and implementation. He won the CUHK’s Best Innovation Award of Knowledge Transfer in 2013 and the Asia-Pacific Society for Computers in Education’s Early Career Researcher Award in 2015. Currently, Professor Jong is the Co-Chair of the IEEE Education Society Technical Committee on Learning Sciences, the Vice-President of the China Educational Technology Association Professional Community on Digital Game-based Learning, and the Director of the Centre for Learning Sciences and Technologies (CUHK).

Professor Jong has been active in serving the community. For example, he has been a member of the Education Bureau’s Steering Committee on Strategic Development of Information Technology in Education, the Quality Education Fund’s Dissemination and Promotion Sub-committee, as well as the Hong Kong Examinations and Assessment Authority’s Subject Committee on Information and Communication Technology.

Professor Jong has also been active in serving Shaw College. He was a Resident Tutor of Student Hostel II, and a member the Staff-Student College Life Promotion Committee, the Student Hostel Management Committee, and the Residence Selection Sub-Committee. Apart from that, he has been a Departmental Coordinator, a Fellow of the Assembly, as well as a member of the Information Technology Resources Planning and Facilities Management Committee, and the Student Development Programmes Committee. Professor Jong has taken up the role of the Dean of Students of Shaw College since August 2017.