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Fulbright - RGC Hong Kong Senior Research Scholar / Research Scholar Award Programmes -
List of Fulbright Scholars (Hong Kong) for 2016 / 2017

Fulbright - RGC Hong Kong Senior Research Scholar Award Programme (Senior Programme)

No. Name/ Institution Approved Length of Fellowship Affiliated Institution Research Title Total Award
1 Prof King-wa FU
The University of Hong Kong
10 months Massachusetts Institute of Technology Keeping Journalists in the Loop: Social Media Analytics for News Gathering and Storytelling HK$499,986
2 Prof Wai Kai HOU
The Education University of Hong Kong
8 months Columbia University Drive to Thrive Theory: Processes and Outcomes from a Flexibility Perspective HK$430,000


Fulbright - RGC Hong Kong Research Scholar Award Programme (Junior Programme)

No. Name/ Institution Approved Length of Fellowship Affiliated Institution Research Title Total Award
1 Mr Xi CHEN
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
6 months Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory Design an Methodology and Procedure to Estimate the Influences of Passive Design Features over Building Energy and Indoor Environment Quality of High-rise Residential Buildings HK$74,880
2 Ms Jia LI
The University of Hong Kong
10 months University of South California, School of Social Work The Integration of Immigrant and Ethnic Minority Community, including their Structural Assimilation and Identification Negotiation HK$124,800
3 Mr Xu WANG
The University of Hong Kong
10 months Harvard University, Law School The Mechanism of Employment Improvement for Rural Migrant Workers HK$124,800
4 Mr Jing YU
The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
6 months University of Michigan, Ann Arbor High Performance Cementitious Materials HK$74,880