School of Journalism and Communication, CUHK - LAM, Agnes

LAM, Agnes

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LAM, Agnes

B.A. in English & American Studies
The University of Hong Kong

Postgraduate Certificate in Education (English major)
The University of Hong Kong

M.A. in Journalism
The Chinese University of Hong Kong


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icon researchTeaching & Research Interests:

  • English Reporting / English Editing
  • Digital Attention Crisis
  • Social media and Public Sentiment
  • Journalism and Public Policy
  • Solution Journalism

icon researchProfessional Experiences:

Freelance reporter, South China Morning Post

Hong Kong Correspondent, Deutsche Presse Agentur (DPA)

Graduate Mistress Teacher, Tung Wah Group Hospital Kwok Yat Wai College

Reporter, South China Morning Post

Fellow, Asian Journalism Fellowship (Founder: Temasek Foundation International / Host: The Institute of Policy Studies at the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, National University Singapore, formerly hosted by Wee Kim Wee School of Communication and Information at Nanyang Technological University)

European Union Visitors’ Programme

Researcher, Policy Innovation and Coordination Office (formerly known as Central Policy Unit), HKSAR Government


icon aboutAdvice to students:

The greatest challenge to any thinker is stating the problem in a way that will allow a solution. (Bertrand Russell)

icon researchPublication List:


Self-published book with journalist May Chan and photojournalist Ricky Chung
多一個好人少一個壞人(2010) Publisher: See Network