Professor Morris Jong Siu Yung

Professor Morris Jong Siu Yung

Director, Centre for Learning Sciences and Technologies, The Chinese University of Hong Kong


Biography

Professor Morris Jong Siu Yung is the Director of the Centre for Learning Sciences and Technologies, The Chinese University of Hong Kong. Also, he is Co-Chair of the IEEE Education Society Technical Committee on Learning Sciences and Vice-President of the China Educational Technology Association Professional Community on Digital Game-based Learning. Professor Jong’s research interests include learning sciences and technologies, as well as technology-enhanced pedagogic design and implementation. He won the CUHK Best Innovation Award of Knowledge Transfer in 2013, the Asia-Pacific Society for Computers in Education’s Early Career Researcher Award in 2015, the CUHK Young Researcher Award in 2018, and the CUHK Research Excellent Award in 2021. Besides academic research, Professor Jong has been active in serving the community. For example, he was a member of the HKSAR 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. Currently, Professor Jong is a member of the Board of Directors of Hong Kong Education City Limited.