Our Staff - Kannass Chan


 

Kannass Chan

Educational Development Officer

 

Room: TU606

Tel ext: 6289

E-mail: kannass.chan@polyu.edu.hk

Fax: 2334-1569

   
       
  Areas of Responsibility    
 
  • Educational assessment and evaluation
  • Research and evaluation methodologies
  • Statistical analysis
       
  Curriculum Vitae    
  Academic Qualifications    
   Year Institution Qualification Field of Study  
  1999 The University of Auckland New Zealand Master of Science (Distinction) Statistics Thesis title: Threshold Analysis on client/customer satisfaction  
  1998 The University of Auckland New Zealand Bachelor of Science (First Class Hon) Statistics, Psychology  
  1997 The University of Auckland New Zealand Conjoint degrees in Bachelor of Commerce/Bachelor of Science Marketing, Statistics, Psychology  
             
  Work Experience  
   From To Institution Position Held  
  2016 Date Educational Development Centre, Hong Kong Polytechnic University Educational Development Officer  
  2013 2016 Educational Development Centre, Hong Kong Polytechnic University Assistant Educational Development Officer  
  2010 2013 Educational Development Centre, Hong Kong Polytechnic University Senior Project Officer  
  2007 2010 Department of Management and Marketing, Hong Kong Polytechnic University Senior Project Officer  
  2005 2006 Hong Kong Hospital Authority Statistician  
  2003 2004 TNS Market Consultancy companies, HK Senior Consultant  
  1999 2001 TNS Market Consultancy companies, New Zealand Data Analyst  
     
  Major Publications and Conference Presentations  
 

Armatas, Christine & Chan, Kannass (2016, June). The effect of professional staff development on LMS use: Is more necessarily better? Paper presented at the eLearning Forum Asia 2016, Shanghai.

Chan, Kannass & Tam, Barbara (2016 April). Do Initial Training Programmes Help New Academics in Preparing them to Teach? – Evaluating the Impact of a Professional Development Programme. Paper presented at the International Symposium on Education and Psychology (ISEP 2016), Thailand.

Chan, Kannass & Yip, Hennie (2016 April). Voices from a blended teaching development programme: achieving deep learning in a technological environment. Paper presented at the International Symposium on Education and Psychology (ISEP 2016), Thailand.

Chan, Kannass (2016 March). First Year Experience – What’s matter in transition to university in Hong Kong? Paper presented at the University of Bristol, The Doctor of Education Conference (Hong Kong Chapter), Hong Kong.

Carson, K.S., Fung, D. & Chan, C.M. Kannass. (2011). Identifying groups of students in WIL: Do they get different things from WIL? Paper presented at the WACE 17th World Conference on Cooperative & Work-Integrated Education, USA.

Carson, K.S., Fung, D. & Chan, C.M. Kannass. (2011). Student-perceived learning outcomes: What are they learning and how does the work context affect these outcomes? Paper presented at the WACE 17th World Conference on Cooperative & Work-Integrated Education, USA.

Chan, C.M. Kannass. (2010, September). Enhancing Critical Thinking. Workshop presented at Po Leung Kuk School, Hong Kong.

 
     
  Funded Research/Teaching Development Projects/Consultancies  
   From To Project Titles  
  2015 Date The Big Data Analytic Project. Team member.  
  2013 Date The pilot development of a comprehensive and effective academic support system to facilitate senior year-admitted students’ academic success in their university study. Team member.  
  2012 Date Longitudinal Evaluation of the General University Requirements (GUR) under the New 4-Year Curriculum (TDG-420E). Team member.  
     
  Services to the Profession  
 

Chairperson of panel sessions for the annual Hong Kong EdD Student Conference at City University/School of Continuing and Professional Education (SCOPE), Hong Kong (2014, March)

Speaker for The PolyU Summer Business Camp with compliments of Faculty of Business, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong (2008, July)