Hsiao, Janet
Principal Investigator
I am an associate professor at the University of Hong Kong in the Department of Psychology. Before joining HKU, I was a postdoctoral researcher in the Temporal Dynamics of Learning Center (TDLC) at the University of California, San Diego (UC San Diego) and worked with Prof. Gary Cottrell. I received the Ph.D. degree in Informatics (Cognitive Science) from the University of Edinburgh in 2006, and my Ph.D. advisor was Dr. Richard Shillcock. I received the M.Sc. degree in Computing Science from Simon Fraser University in 2002, and my M.Sc. advisor was Prof. Bob Hadley. I received the B.Sc. degree in Computer Science from National Taiwan University in 1999.
Liao, Anita
MPhil Student & Lab Manager
u3007255@connect.hku .hk
Hi, I am Anita, an MPhil student of Dr. Janet Hsiao. I received Bachelor's degree at Smith College in the U.S. with double major in psychology and mathematics. I would like to explore more in psycholinguistics and cognitive psychology, and my current research interests focus on eye-movement patterns in reading.
Zheng, Mercury
PhD Student
u3514160@connect.hku .hk
Hi, I am Mercury, a PhD student of Dr. Janet Hsiao. I completed Bachelar of Social Sciences (major in psychology) and MPhil (cognitive psychology) under Dr Hsiao’s supervision at HKU. I'm interested in perception and cognition in general. My current research topic is about multimodality integration in dynamic emotion perception and multimedia learning, and the role of eye movements in these processes.
Kwok, Jocelyn
PhD Student
kwok12@connect.hku .hk
Hi, I am Jocelyn, a PhD student with a specialization in Educational Psychology. I received the Bachelor degree in Social Sciences (double major in Psychology and Counseling) from The University of Hong Kong. My research interests focus on specific learning difficulties, especially on reading and mathematics, and the associated cognitive processes.


Lam, Sze Man
Former MPhil Student & Research Assistant (2009-2012)
Wong, Yetta
Former Postdoc (2010-2012)
Cheung, Kloser
Former Research Assistant (2009-2011)
Cheung, Kit
Former Research Assistant (2010-2011)
Lam, Lana
Former Part-time Research Assistant (2010-2011)
Liu, Tina
Former Part-time Research Assistant (2010-2011)
Cheng, Liao
Former Part-time Research Assistant (2010-2011)
Schmitz, Remy
Former Postdoc (2012-2013)
Li, Emma
Former Part-time Research Assistant (2012-2013)
Luo, Anna
Former Part-time Undergrad RA (2013-2014)
Lee, Hyun Kyung
Former Part-time Undergrad RA (2013-2014)
Chen, Jing
Former MPhil Student (2012-2014)
Galmar, Bruno
Former Postdoc (2012-2015)
Liu, Tianyin
Former PhD student (2011-2015)
Chung, Harry
Former MPhil student (2013-2015)
Lee, Meongsun Sunny
Former Part-time Undergrad RA (2014-2015)
Tso, Richie
Former MPhil & PhD student (2010-2016)
Chuk, Tim
Former PhD student (2012-2016)
Cheung, Tommy
Former MPhil student (2014-2016)
Yeung, Andrew
Former Full-time RA (2015-2016)
Zhang, Tep
Former MPhil (2015-2017)
Chan, Cynthia
PhD Student (Former Part-time RA) (2014-2019)
Li, Sara
PhD Student (2014-2017)
Cheng, Cherry
PhD Student (2014-2017)