Dr. YEUNG Dannii (楊婉蘭)

BSSc, MPhil, PhD(CUHK)

Certified Coder, Facial Action Coding System
Visiting address
Phone: +852 34428119

Author IDs

Willing to take PhD students: yes


Fellowship and Award:

Fellow, Behavioral and Social Sciences Section, The Gerontological Society of America 
Cadenza Fellow, A Jockey Club Initiative for Seniors, The Hong Kong Jockey Club Charity Trust
Fulbright Visiting Scholar, Stanford University (Aug 2007 – Feb 2008)


My research focuses on aging and work, with emphases on emotional well-being of middle-aged workers, and psychological adjustment to retirement.

Research Interests/Areas

- Psychological adjustment to retirement

- Age difference in work motives, emotion regulation, and conflict management

- Attention and emotion

Editor or Editorial Membership

Editorial Board Member, Work, Retirement and Aging.

Associate Editor, BMC Geriatrics (Psychology, Psychiatry and Quality of Life Section).

Editorial Board Member, GeroPsych.

Services in CityU

Administrative Assignment

  • Jul 2017 - Now, Psychology Discipline, Discpline Leader.
  • Jul 2017 - Jun 2018, Departmental Research Committee, Deputy Chair.
  • Jul 2015 - Jun 2017, Bachelor of Social Sciences in Psychology (BSSPSY), Major Leader.
  • Sep 2014 - Aug 2018, CLASS College Human Subjects Ethics Sub-Committee, Deputy Chair.


  • 2020 - Now, Personality Theories and Assessment.
  • 2011 - Now, Psychology of Ageing.
  • 2009 - Now, Developmental Psychology.
  • 2009 - Now, Personality and Individual Differences.
  • 2008 - Now, Psychology Research Paper.
  • 2008 - Now, Research Project in Psychology.
  • 2008 - 2019, Cognitive Psychology.
  • 2008 - 2019, Perception and Cognition.