Dr CHUNG Ho Ying, Holly （鍾可盈博士）EdD (Northeastern University)
Department of English
Tel : (852) 3963 5410
Dr Holly Chung?is a Senior Lecturer at the Department of English, the Hang Seng University of Hong Kong. As the HSUHK’s Teaching Excellence awardee (2014/15 and 2017/18), and also one of the top ten teachers nominated by students with good online teaching practices (2019/20). As the organiser of TEDxHSUHK and the initiator of HSUHK Toastmasters Club, Dr Chung is dedicated to fostering innovative pedagogy to meet the ever-changing on-site and online needs of students in the education of English language. Committed to the study of English, she majored in English and Translation in her undergraduate study and then sociolinguistics in her postgraduate journey. Her passion for this language has further grown to its teaching as a second language, leading to her pursuit of a postgraduate diploma of Education with the concentration in English-language. Holly is also keen on building a bridge between her research endeavours and her role as a teaching practitioner, steering her towards the completion of her Doctor of Education in Organizational Leadership. Dr Chung has nearly 15 years of experience as an English-language teacher. She is also engaged in reference book writing in areas like creative writing and collocation. Committed to promoting English-language to all walks of life, she is also the host of an English-language educational programme broadcast in a local TV channel. She once worked as a freelance translator and interpreter for legal firms and publishing houses, and a subtitle writer and editor for English-language TV programmes.