Professor CHAN Chung Yan Joanne

The Nethersole School of Nursing


Prof. Joanne CHAN obtained her BA (honors) in Psychology and Chinese and MA in Psychology at Stanford University. She completed her PhD at The University of Hong Kong in 2006. Her research interest is on students’ self-efficacy. She joined CUHK in 2010 as an Assistant Professor at The Nethersole School of Nursing. She has received numerous teaching awards from the Faculty of Medicine. She is a prolific writer and has published 25 books since the age of 18.



Treat Your Students as Customers but Don’t Let Them Become VIPs

The sharing will center on how to foster healthy teacher-student relationship and facilitate students’ learning through “NURSING”:

- Nurture students’ curiosity
- Understand their needs
- Raise their self-esteem
- Show your passion
- Increase your self-efficacy
- Nourish your talents
- Grow hand in hand