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Adrian Cheung

Mr Adrian Kin Cheung Yan

MPhil Student



Adrian is a full-time MPhil student at HKU Sociology. He obtained his bachelor degree in Education, double-majoring in Liberal Studies and Sociology. He has received teacher training and undergone school placements during his undergraduate studies. His primary research focus includes cultural sociology, sociology of education, citizenship education and sociology of emotions, with a parallel interest in gender studies and Hong Kong studies.

His current research explores the emotional labour among Liberal Studies teachers in Hong Kong secondary schools.


Bachelor of Education (Liberal Studies) (Sociology)
The University of Hong Kong

Research interests

Cultural sociology
Sociology of emotions
Hong Kong studies
Citizenship education
Gender studies