Prof. CHAN Yuet Hung Cecilia (陳月紅)

Visiting address
Phone: +852 34428792

Author IDs


BA (Chinese University of Hong Kong)

DipEdu (Chinese University of Hong Kong)

MSc (University of Edinburgh, UK)

PhD (University of Essex, UK)


Dr. CHAN Yuet Hung, Cecilia, received her PhD from the University of Essex, MSc from the University of Edinburgh and BA from the Chinese University of Hong Kong. She has been teaching at City University of Hong Kong since 1990. She served as External Examiner and Academic Advisor of the Open University of Hong Kong. She was appointed as Specialist by Hong Kong Council for Accreditation of Academic & Vocational Qualifications.

Research Interests/Areas

  • Acquisition of English by Chinese speakers
  • Acquisition of Chinese by non-Chinese speakers
  • Phonological variation and change of Cantonese, English and Putonghua
  • Chinese sentence comprehension and production by dyslexic children


  • First Language Acquisition
  • Second Language Acquisition
  • Psycholinguistics & Applied Psycholinguistics
  • Sociolinguistics
  • Teaching Chinese as a Second Language