Identifying and supporting students with dyslexia in English as a second language
Professor CHUNG Kevin Kien Hoa
CHUNG Kevin Kien Hoa is a Chair Professor of Child Development and Special Education and Director of the Centre for Child and Family Science at the Education University of Hong Kong. Before joining the University, he was an Assistant Professor and Program Director at the Faculty of Education, University of Hong Kong. He was also a school teacher in Sydney for more than four years before starting an academic career. Kevin has published more than 150 research papers on reading difficulties and acquisition, literacy instruction and assessment, child development, and family relationships. His work has been recognized as among the world's top 2% of scientists by Stanford University. Kevin directs several large-scale research studies and school projects funded by government agencies and foundations. Kevin serves as a consultant on large-scale research and project like PISA 2018. He is keen and devoted to translating research findings into clinical practices, learning and teaching.