Research Impact

We are dedicated to advancing knowledge to promote social inclusion and developing new understandings that support a safe and equal society. By drawing together expertise in criminology, economics, sociology, social policy, social work, psychology and statistics, our innovative teaching and research has a significant impact on individuals and communities.

Promoting Positive Psychology to Increase Happiness and Enhance Wellbeing of People
Prof. KWOK LAI Yuk Ching Sylvia
After launching the positive education project, we can see positive growth of the students, as well as positive improvement in student-teacher and parent-student relationship.
Developing Young Learners With and Without Special Needs – Curriculum Innovation and Early Intervention
Dr. HUI Na Na Anna
Young Learners with New Kindergarten Education Curriculum Guide The impact focuses on curriculum innovation on diverse needs of young learners under six years old.
Formulating an Urban Renewal Plan in Kowloon City
Dr. HO Wing Chung
The URP provides the blueprint for urban renewal work in the Kowloon City District. It aims to guide and facilitate urban renewal works in the district.
Hope-Based Research Impact
Hope-Based Research Impact
Prof. Samuel M.Y. Ho
People often feel helpless and depressed when facing life-altering situations such as a terminal diagnosis, incarceration and even a global pandemic.
Better Responses to Youth-at-Risk
Prof. Dennis Wong and Prof. Wing Lo
The applied and interdisciplinary research of Prof Wing Lo and Prof Dennis Wong has aided the governments of Hong Kong, Macau, Singapore, and Guangzhou in responding effectively to the service needs of at-risk youths.
Anti-aggression Interventions with Evidence-based Effective Outcomes
Dr. FUNG Lai Chu Annis
Local and International Impacts on Frontline Practitioners, Policy Implementation, High-risk Schoolchildren and Families