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Departmental Seminar (1 March)

A seminar organized by the Department of Geography and the Academy of Visual Arts at HKBU will take place on 1 March 2019 (Friday). The details of the seminar are as follows: Title: “Gentrification: Context & Spatial Impacts of Urban Settlements & Indigenous Architecture” Speaker: Ms. LaToya Nelson Kamdang (U.S. Fulbright Senior Scholar in Taiwan, Registered [...]

By |2019-02-19T01:54:49+00:00February 19th, 2019|Events|Comments Off on Departmental Seminar (1 March)

Departmental Seminar (28 February)

A seminar organized by the Department of Geography at HKBU will take place on 28 February 2019 (Thursday). The details of the seminar are as follows: Title: “Social factory as prosaic state space: Re-defining labour in China’s mass innovation/entrepreneurialism campaign” Speaker: Dr. June Wang  (Assistant Professor, the Department of Public Policy, City University of Hong [...]

By |2019-02-15T06:14:37+00:00February 15th, 2019|Events|Comments Off on Departmental Seminar (28 February)

Geography alumnus to be awarded the 6th Distinguished Alumni Award

As announced by HKBU on 30 January, the sixth Distinguished Alumni Award will be presented to four outstanding alumni, including our remarkable alumus, Dr. Cartier Lam Chi-man (林志民博士). The Award recognizes the outstanding business, professional or scholarly achievements of the awardees, and their contributions to the University and society. It also aims at encouraging students [...]

By |2019-02-12T01:33:58+00:00February 12th, 2019|News|Comments Off on Geography alumnus to be awarded the 6th Distinguished Alumni Award

Departmental Seminar (21 February)

A seminar organized by the Department of Geography at HKBU will take place on 21 February 2019 (Thursday). The details of the seminar are as follows: Title: “Mismanaged plastic waste: far side of the moon” Speaker: Dr. Lincoln Fok (Associate Professor, the Department of Science and Environmental Studies, The Education University of Hong Kong) Date: 21 [...]

By |2019-01-31T09:12:01+00:00January 31st, 2019|Events|Comments Off on Departmental Seminar (21 February)

A delegation from Wuhan University’s LIESMARS visits our Department

A delegation from the state key Laboratory of Information Engineering in Surveying, Mapping and Remote Sensing (LIESMARS) at Wuhan University visited our Department on the 6th of December, 2018 to promote academic exchange and research collaboration between the two parties. The LIESMARS is the first state key laboratory in the field of surveying and mapping [...]

By |2018-12-12T09:05:30+00:00December 12th, 2018|News|Comments Off on A delegation from Wuhan University’s LIESMARS visits our Department

Hong Kong Geography Day 2018

Hong Kong Geography Day (HKGD) is the most significant event of the geography education and research community in Hong Kong. This biennial event aims to promote academic exchange and collaboration between faculty members and postgraduates students working in geography and closely-related fields, and to promote geography education in secondary schools. The theme of HKGD 2018 [...]

By |2018-12-04T08:29:14+00:00December 4th, 2018|News|Comments Off on Hong Kong Geography Day 2018

Video clip of Dr. Jianfeng Li’s research on RGC YouTube Channel

A video clip of Dr. Jianfeng Li’s research supported by the Early Career Scheme (ECS) project has been posted on the YouTube Channel of Research Grants Council (RGC). The research found that under global warming, human-perceived temperature increases faster than air temperature, especially in the low latitude areas. The study has been published in Nature [...]

By |2018-07-24T07:13:26+00:00July 24th, 2018|News|Comments Off on Video clip of Dr. Jianfeng Li’s research on RGC YouTube Channel

Dr Jianfeng Li’s research published in Nature Climate Change

Dr Jianfeng Li, Assistant Professor of the Department of Geography, collaborated with scholars from the Chinese University of Hong Kong and University of Alberta in Canada to study the changes in human-perceived temperature under global warming. They found that human-perceived temperature is rising faster than actual temperature under climate change. The study has been published [...]

By |2018-01-15T07:23:17+00:00January 12th, 2018|News|Comments Off on Dr Jianfeng Li’s research published in Nature Climate Change

Wang, D. and Lin, T. (2017), “Built environment, travel behavior, and residential self-selection: a study based on panel data from Beijing, China”. Transportation.

By |2017-12-14T03:27:11+00:00October 18th, 2017|Publications|Comments Off on Wang, D. and Lin, T. (2017), “Built environment, travel behavior, and residential self-selection: a study based on panel data from Beijing, China”. Transportation.

Delang, C.O. (2017). China’s Soil Pollution and Degradation Problems. London: Routledge.

By |2017-10-18T04:01:10+00:00October 18th, 2017|Publications|Comments Off on Delang, C.O. (2017). China’s Soil Pollution and Degradation Problems. London: Routledge.