MEMBERS OF THE DEPARTMENT
  • Full-time academic staff
  • Adjunct academic staff
  • Honorary advisors
  • General support staff
  • Other connections

Gordon MATHEWS
Chairperson/Professor

Email: cmgordon"at"cuhk.edu.hk

Areas of Interest: Meanings of life, culture and identity, low-end globalization, asylum seekers, life after death

Sidney C. H. CHEUNG
Professor

Email: sidneycheung"at"cuhk.edu.hk

Areas of Interest: Visual anthropology, anthropology of tourism, cultural heritage, food and identity, ethnicity and cultural nationalism, Ainu-Japanese relations

CHENG Sea Ling
Associate Professor

Email: sealing"at"cuhk.edu.hk

Areas of Interest: Sex work, human trafficking, refugees, women’s activism, and policy-making, HIV/AIDS campaigns and policies, The Vagina Monologues and transnational feminism, the politics of representation in anti-trafficking discourses, pedagogical issues in women's and gender studies and Asian studies

Siumi Maria TAM
Associate Professor

Email: siumitam"at"cuhk.edu.hk

Areas of Interest: Cultural identity and social transformation, family and marriage, cross-border mobility and social marginalization, gender and ethnic relations

HUANG Hsuan-Ying
Assistant Professor

Email: hsuan-ying.huang"at"cuhk.edu.hk

Areas of Interest: Medical and psychiatric anthropology, anthropology of China, mental health, psychotherapy (especially psychodynamic psychotherapy and psychoanalysis)

Teresa KUAN
Assistant Professor

Email: tkuan"at"cuhk.edu.hk

Areas of Interest: Anthropology of China, childhood studies, psychological anthropology, medical anthropology

Wengcheong LAM
Assistant Professor

Email: wlam"at"cuhk.edu.hk

Areas of Interest: Archaeology, metallurgy, zooarchaeology, GIS in archaeology, development of metal technology in China, history of material culture and art in ancient China, craft production, gender archaeology, commodities and economic anthropology

Matthew WEST
Assistant Professor

Email: mwest"at"cuhk.edu.hk

Areas of Interest: Economic and Legal Anthropology; Anthropology of Science and Technology; Globalization and Inequality; Creativity, Copying, and the Knowledge Economy; Patents, Copyright, Property, and Piracy; Infrastructures of Commodity Circulation; Green Capitalism and the Environment; Media and Technology; Cyberspace and New Digital Worlds; Materiality and Thing Theory; Peircean Semiotics; Anthropological Theory and Qualitative Methods; China; Hong Kong; and Taiwan.

Sharon Wai-yee WONG
Assistant Professor

Email: sharonwwy"at"cuhk.edu.hk

Areas of Interest: Archaeology, China-Southeast Asian cultural interaction in pre-modern period, trade ceramic studies, technology of craft production, museology

CHEN Ju-chen
Lecturer

Email: juchen"at"cuhk.edu.hk 

Areas of Interest:Anthropology of China, urban studies, social differences,
globalization and labor migration, gender, class, consumption and mass media

Professor TAN Chee Beng (Ph.D., Cornell University) has retired from the Department in August 2012 and
can be reached at cbengtan"at"gmail.com.
Mick ATHA (Ph.D., University of York) 
Adjunct Assistant Professor
Email: mickatha"at"cuhk.edu.hk
Avron BORETZ (Ph.D., Cornell University)
Adjunct Assistant Professor
Email: boretz"at"cuhk.edu.hk
Joseph BOSCO (Ph.D., Columbia University)
Adjunct Associate Professor
Email: josephbosco"at"cuhk.edu.hk
Philipp DEMGENSKI (Ph.D., CUHK)
Adjunct Assistant Professor
Email: pdemgenski"at"cuhk.edu.hk
Erika EVASDOTTIR (Ph.D., Harvard University)
Adjunct Assistant Professor
Email: evasdottir"at"cuhk.edu.hk
Manynooch FAMING (Ph.D., The University of Hong Kong)
Adjunct Assistant Professor
Email: nychma"at"cuhk.edu.hk
HUANG Yu (Ph.D., University of Washington)
Adjunct Assistant Professor
Email: huangyu"at"cuhk.edu.hk
Veronica S.W. MAK (Ph.D., CUHK)
Adjunct Assistant Professor
Email: veronica.mak"at"cuhk.edu.hk
Leo PANG (M.Phil., CUHK)
Part-time Lecturer
Mark STEVENSON (Ph.D., University of Melbourne)
Adjunct Assistant Professor
Email: b141464"at"mailserv.cuhk.edu.hk
Wyman TANG (Ph.D., CUHK)
Adjunct Assistant Professor
Email: wymantang"at"cuhk.edu.hk
Francesco VECCHIO (Ph.D., Monash University)
Adjunct Assistant Professor
NG Chi Wo (MPhil, CUHK)
Part-time Lecturer
Email: chiwo"at"cuhk.edu.hk
WANG Danning (Ph.D., CUNY)
Adjunct Assistant Professor
Email: danningwang"at"cuhk.edu.hk

CHAU Hing-wah
Curator (Intangible Heritage), Hong Kong Heritage Museum

NG Chi Wa
Deputy Director (Culture), Leisure and Cultural Services Department, HKSAR

Susanna SIU
Executive Secretary, Antiquities and Monuments Office

Kathy K.L. WONG 
Executive Officer
Office Tel.: 3943 7679
Email: kathyw"at"cuhk.edu.hk

Esther W.S. CHOK
Project Coordinator
Office Tel.: 3943 9264
Email: wschok"at"cuhk.edu.hk

LEUNG Ming Wah
Technician
Office Tel.: 3943 7450
Email: mwleung"at"cuhk.edu.hk

Grace C.H. TSANG 
General Clerk
Office Tel.: 3943 7670
Email: gracetsang"at"cuhk.edu.hk

Irene CHAN 
General Clerk
Office Tel.: 3943 7677
Email: irene.chan"at"cuhk.edu.hk

Anthropologists and Related Scholars in Other Departments

CHOI Po King
Educational Administration and Policy
Isaac GAGNÉ
Japanese Studies
Nana GAGNÉ
Japanese Studies
Celine Yuen Yan LAI
Cultural Management
LEE Sing
Psychiatry
LING Minhua
China Studies
MA Kit Wai
Journalism and Communication
Lynne NAKANO
Japanese Studies
Jenny F.S. SO
Fine Arts
TSENG Hsun-hui
Gender Studies
Victor VICENTE
Music
WU Ka Ming
Cultural and Religious Studies