Prof. YEUNG Wai Keung Jerf (楊偉強)

PhD Candidate, Osaka University
PhD, PolyU
BSW, CityU

Visiting address
Phone: +852 34429989

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Jerf Yeung joined the Department of Social and Behavioural Sciences at City University of Hong Kong in 2013. He is a registered social worker and obtained his PhD in social work from The Hong Kong Polytechnic University. Before teaching in university, he has engaged in social work services and related research since he graduated in social work from City University of Hong Kong and worked in the fields of youth, children and family, and elderly services. His research interests include family and children, religion and health, and adolescent health. For academic motivation and learning interests, he is now studying his PhD in Osaka University focusing on population health, life course, and complex and intensive longitudinal data modeling.

Research Interests/Areas

  • Family and Children
  • Religion and Health
  • Adolescent Health