Yuen Ying Chan

Hononary Professor

Professor Ying Chan, award-winning journalist, educator and media consultant

Ms. Ying Chan served as professor and founding director (1998-2016) of the Journalism and Media Studies Centre at The University of Hong Kong (HKU). In the early part of her career, she worked 23 years as a journalist in New York City, covering immigration, campaign finance and US-China relations for the New York Daily News, NBC News and Chinese-language dailies. She currently devotes her time to writing, advising media start ups, producing special media projects, and mentoring the younger generation.