Prof. Chan Yuen-Yan, Rosanna 陳苑茵教授

Adjunct Assistant Professor (SMIEEE, MASEE)
Education: BEng, MPhil, MEd, PhD (CUHK)
Research Interests: Social Informatics, Human-Information Interaction, Learning Sciences
Tel: (852) 3943-8483
Fax: (852) 2603-5032
Address: Rm 719, Ho Sin Hang Engineering Building, CUHK
Email: yychan [@] ie.cuhk.edu.hk


Research Interests

  • Social Informatics (Analytics, Social Big Data, Small Data, Social Epistemology, Phenomenology)
  • Human-Information Interaction (Human-Computer Interaction, Human Centric Communication, Research Methods in HII)
  • Others: Learning Sciences, Humanitarian Technology, Engineering Education

Courses Taught

  • Social Networking
  • Social Media Analysis and Development
  • Information Engineering and Society
  • Cryptography, Information Security and Privacy
  • Teaching and Learning Theories Related to IT in Education (Education)
  • Web-based Learning (Education)


Rosanna received her BEng, MPhil, MEd and PhD degrees from the Chinese University of Hong Kong. She served as an assistant professor in the Department of Information Engineering, CUHK in 2006 – 2007, and as a postdoctoral fellow in Strategic Research Theme in Sciences of Learning, HKU in 2008 – 2011. Rosanna possesses a multidisciplinary background in engineering, education, and learning sciences. Her research interests include engineering education, human factors in online social networks, and learning sciences. Rosanna founded the IEEE Education Society Hong Kong Chapter and is the Founding Chair.