College Master: Professor Kai Meng MOK

 

It is my great pleasure to be Master of HF PJC. Our College has a culture of nurturing students to develop deeper engagement with society. Here we can easily find people who share similar values with us.  Here we can share with, learn from and motive one another, making a positive impact on ourselves and also on others.  Our College is indeed one big Family, and through connecting day in and day out with one another, we will be friends forever!

I welcome you to contact me with questions, suggestions or just a chat at any time. My office door is always open for you!

 

Educational Background           

PhD University of Washington (USA)
MS in Civil Engineering University of Washington (USA)
BS in Civil Engineering University of Washington (USA)

 

Experience

2017 – present: College Master, HF PJC, University of Macau
2009 – present: Founding Dean, Honours College, University of Macau
2005 – present: Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Macau
2013 March: Visiting Scholar, University of Aveiro
2007 – 2009: Dean, Faculty of Science and Technology, University of Macau
2002 August Visiting Faculty, University of Washington
2000 – 2005: Associate Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Macau
1997 – 2007: Associate Dean, Faculty of Science and Technology, University of Macau
1993 – 2000: Assistant Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Macau
1992 – 1993: Post-Doctoral Research Associate, University of Washington
1991: Hydraulic Engineer, EA Engineering, Science and Technology

 

Research Interests

Fundamentals of Fluid Mechanics: Gravity Currents, Hydraulic Jumps; Coastal Hydrodynamics: Mechanics of Edge Waves, Tsunami Runup, Storm Tide; Air and Water Quality: modeling and Forecast

For further information:http://www.fst.umac.mo/en/staff/fstkmm.html

Personal Interests and Pursuits at HF PJC

  • Continue the College’s culture of nurturing students to develop deeper engagement with society.
  • Develop a diversified yet inclusive community life in the College, where you will find harmony without uniformity.
  • Inspire students to set and achieve challenging goals.
  • Enable students to live a healthy lifestyle in the College, where there is always fun for everyone.
  • Encourage students to explore and exploit their creativity and productivity.
  • Urge students to appreciate others and enjoy teamwork – you will find that everyone has something to contribute.
  • Personal interests include:

o   keeping abreast of the times

o   living a healthy and balanced lifestyle

o   indulging in sparkling conversations with students

o   seeing the students grow academically, morally and socially

o   gathering with friends and family

o   appreciating mechanical timepieces

o   enjoying good movies



NatResident Fellow:

Dr. Natalie Wong Siu-Lam

 

It has been more than three years since I joined HF PJC in 2013. I hope I can further enrich the learning environment and bring more joy and happiness into this big family this year. Please feel free to contact me via email at nataliewong@umac.mo or add me on WeChat (ID: nataliewongsiulam).

Educational Background            

PhD University of Westminster (UK)
MA University of Westminster (UK)
BA (Hons) Lingnan University (HK)

Experience

2013-2016:    Resident Fellow, HF PJC

2012:            Lecturer, Academy of Film, Baptist University of Hong Kong

2012:            Visiting Lecturer, Universitat Koblenz-Landau, Germany

2011-2012:    Researcher, Department of Comparative Literature, HKU

2009-2011:    Research Assistant, Academy of Film, Baptist University of Hong Kong

Research Interests

Arts Education, Creative Experiential Learning, Visual Culture, Asian Cinema

Personal Interests and Pursuits

  1. Encouraging college members to discover personal potentials through working with visiting artists and professionals
  2. Promoting learning through meaningful community service
  3. Cultivating a dynamic and happy living and learning environment
  4. Personal interests include making mocktails, homemade ice-cream…

 


ViviResident Fellow:

Dr. Vivian Jiang Yi (Interim Associate Master)

Being a resident fellow in HF PJC is a wonderful job. In the past four years, I have enjoyed living in this collegiate community, and growing up together with our College members. I will continue to promote our member’s whole-person development in the university’s 4-in-1 education model, and share the joy of each success with you. I am glad to talk with you on any questions and suggestions. Please feel free to visit me at Room G003, or contact me via email vivianjiang@umac.mo or add me on Wechat (ID: vivianyijiang).

Educational Background            

PhD The Chinese University of Hong Kong
MPhil Sun Yat-Sen University
BA (Hons) Sun Yat-Sen University

Experience

2012-2016:    Resident Fellow, HF PJC

2010-2012:    Researcher, Center for Public Opinion Research, Shanghai

2009-2012:    Instructor, Shanghai Jiao Tong University

2004-2007:    Research & teaching assistant, the Chinese University of Hong Kong

2001-2004:    Research associate, Research Institute for Guangdong Development, Sun Yat-Sen University.

Research Interests

Economic Sociology, Social Participation, Social Capital, Social Research Methods, Residential College

Personal Interests and Pursuits

  1. Providing wide-ranging student-centered extracurricular activities and experiential programme to support students’ growth and development.
  2. Fostering a lively academic and intellectual environment in the residential community.
  3. Helping develop the college culture and ethos by encouraging student involvement in creating and shaping community.
  4. Personal interests include collecting ancient Chinese porcelain, playing ping-pong ball and squash, painting, hiking, and all beautiful and delicious things.

 


 

KongResident Fellow: Dr. Chan Wai Kong

It is my great pleasure to be a resident Fellow in the PJC Family. I strongly believe that the residential college system is an excellent breeding ground for all-round development of students, and I’m sure that being a member of the PJC Family will definitely be a valuable and memorable experience in your life. Let’s live a healthy, happy and meaningful university life together! You are always welcome to contact me via email (wkchan@umac.mo), phone(88229176), or WeChat (ID: pjcrfkong ).

 

Educational Background

PhD               Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

MPhil            Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

B.A.               Chinese University of Hong Kong

 

Experience

2016-                   Resident Fellow, HF PJC

2009-2016         Part-time Lecturer, Department of Religion and Philosophy, Hong Kong Baptist University

2011-2016         Visiting Lecturer, Hong Kong Community College, Hong Kong Polytechnic University

2006-2015        Part-time Instructor, School of Continuing Education, Hong Kong Baptist University

2006-2008         Teaching Assistant, Department of Religion and Philosophy, Hong Kong Baptist University

2002-2004         Teaching Assistant, School of Humanities and Social Science, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

 

Research Interests

Diamond Sutra《金剛經》, Vimalakīrtinirdeśa-sūtra《維摩經》, Sarvadharmāpravttinirdeśa《諸法無行經》, Mahāprajñāpāramitāśāstra

《大智度論》, Mūlamadhyamaka-kārikā《中論》, Dharma Teachings of Mañjuśrī(文殊法門), Philosophy of the Three-Treatise School(三論宗哲學)

Personal Interests and Pursuits at HF PJC

  1. Promoting healthy lifestyle
  2. Encouraging students to understand the meanings of life
  3. Assisting students to develop the ability of making rational and ethical judgments
  4. Personal interests include reading books related to life wisdom, swimming, rollerblading, playing ukulele, badminton, and practicing a special kind of martial arts called Pekiti Tirsia Kali.