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Fulbright - RGC Hong Kong Senior Research Scholar / Research Scholar Award Programmes -
List of Fulbright Scholars (Hong Kong) for 2017 / 2018

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

No. Name / University Approved Length of Fellowship Affiliated Institution Research Title Total Award
1 Dr Savio WONG
The Education University of Hong Kong
8 months Massachusetts Institute of Technology Developing wearable sensors for decoding hidden emotions of autistic students HK$280,000
2 Prof Chong Fuk LAU
The Chinese University of Hong Kong
5 months Columbia University Kantian Functionalism: A Study of its Cognitive-Scientific and Cultural-Linguistic Implications HK$310,000

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

No. Name / University Approved Length of Fellowship Affiliated Institution Research Title Total Award
1 Ms Si CHEN
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
10 months Iowa State University The synthesis, characterization, and application of heterogeneous catalysts for biomass conversion to value-added chemicals HK$124,800
2 Ms Weijie HUANG
The University of Hong Kong
10 months Law School of Stanford University Studying copyright law to the newly-emerging phenomenon of URC (user-remixed content) and its social regulation systems in the URC context HK$124,800
3 Ms Suqin TANG
The University of Hong Kong
10 months Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University The mechanism underlying adaptive and maladaptive grief and bereavement experience HK$124,800
4 Ms Xiaohan ZHANG
The University of Hong Kong
6 months Yale University’s Law School Developing a legal framework for cultivating Chinese Online Dispute Resolution mechanism HK$74,880