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Chinese Name : 盧一威

Variants : Lo, Y. W.

William Lo is an Associate Professor in the Department of International Education and Lifelong Learning at the Education University of Hong Kong. His research areas include higher education policy and comparative and international higher education, with a focus on East Asia.  

He has published a soled-authored book, University Rankings: Implications for Higher Education in Taiwan (Springer, 2014), and over 20 articles in international peer reviewed journals, such as Comparative Education, Higher Education, Higher Education Policy, and Compare. He has also published over 10 refereed book chapters.

Dr Lo is a former Associate Editor of the Journal of Asian Public Policy (Routledge), and serves on the Editorial Board of the International Journal of Comparative Education and Development (Emerald). He has served as General Secretary and Membership Secretary of the Hong Kong Educational Research Association.

Dr Lo holds a PhD in social policy from the University of Bristol.

Research interests

Comparative and international education and development (higher education)

Policy studies (higher education)

East Asian studies

Professional information

Scopus ID : 35085280600

ORCID : 0000-0002-8091-7745

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Research Outputs 2004 2018

1 Citations
Singapore
Hong Kong
globalization
governance
education
student
internationalization
rationality
education
human rights
regionalism
nationalism
Taiwan
education
student

Higher education research in Hong Kong: Context, trends, and vision

LO, Y. W. & NG, F. S. K., 2018, Researching higher education in Asia: History, development and future. JUNG, J., HORTA, H. & YONEZAWA, A. (eds.). Singapore: Springer, p. 145-162

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Hong Kong
trend
internationalization
education
1 Citations

Hybridization and higher education governance in Hong Kong

LO, Y. W., 2018, In : Journal of Asian Public Policy. 11, 1, p. 14-27

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hong Kong
governance
incident
education
university system