Dr. KWOK Chi Wai Ron (郭致偉)

PhD - Information Systems 
MSc - Information Systems 
BEd (Hons) - Education 
Cert Ed - Education 

Visiting address
AMEN-R6048

Phone: +852 34429599

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Biography

Dr. Ron Chi-Wai KWOK is Dean of Students in the Office of the Vice-President (Student Affairs), and Associate Professor in the Department of Information Systems of the City University of Hong Kong, and was Assistant Professor in the School of Management at the State University of New York at Binghamton (US) before joining City University of Hong Kong in 2002. He received two Teaching Excellence Awards (2005-06, 2012-13) from the City University of Hong Kong. Also, Dr. Kwok received the Best Paper Awards in the Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (2000) and Outstanding Paper Award in the ED-MEDIA World Conference on Education Multimedia, Hypermedia & Telecommunications (2007 and 2011). Dr. Kwok has research articles published in several international refereed journals, including: Information & Management, Journal of Management Information Systems, Communications of ACM, IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, Decision Support Systems, European Journal of Information Systems and Computers & Education etc. His research interest lies in the areas of health/fitness information systems, technology mediated learning, online collaborative games in education, knowledge integration, and e-leadership.

Research Interests/Areas

  • Technology mediated learning
  • Gamification of Health and Fitness Apps
  • Health/Fitness Information Systems
  • Online Collaborative Games in Education

Qualifications/Experiences

Period

Department - Institution

Position

7/2006 - Now

Information Systems - City University of Hong Kong

Associate Professor

7/2002 - 6/2006

Information Systems - City University of Hong Kong

Assistant Professor

9/2000 - 8/2002

School of Management - State University of New York at Binghamton, USA

Assistant Professor

8/1998 - 8/2000

Information Systems - City University of Hong Kong

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Prizes/Honours

Award Title

Institution

  • 2012-2013  "Teaching Excellence AwardCity University of Hong Kong
  • 2011-2012  "College Teaching Excellence AwardCity University of Hong Kong (College of Business)
  • 2011            "Outstanding Paper Award" ED-MEDIA-2011 Conference
  • 2007-2008   "BBA First Year Teaching Excellence Award" City University of Hong Kong (College of Business)
  • 2007             "Outstanding Paper Award" ED-MEDIA-2007 Conference
  • 2005-2006   "Teaching Excellent Award" City University of Hong Kong
  • 2005-2006   "Best Teaching Evaluation Award" City University of Hong Kong (Department of Information Systems)
  • 2004-2005   "Best Teaching Evaluation Award" City University of Hong Kong (Department of Information Systems)
  • 2000            "Best Paper Award" HICSS-2000 Conference