MASTERS OF ARTS IN
GLOBAL SOCIETY

Programme Overview

As a student in Master of Arts in Global Society:

► pursue and enhance your careers in: urban, housing, land-use, and transport planning; cultural and leisure industries; environmental health research, consulting, and management; social, educational, community, and international development; politics, government, and leadership in civil society.

► equip to understand how the challenges and opportunities of connected society are multi-dimensional – social, cultural, economic, political, and environmental.

The programme will also be suitable for students wishing to pursue further academic development in Ph.D. programmes.

PROF. ADRIAN BAILEY
Dean, Faculty of Social Sciences;
Fellow, Academy of Social Sciences;
Chair Professor of Geography.

 

Research Interests:
► Migrants and processes of migration change
► Transnationalism as a geographic process
► New Populations Critical population geography

PROF. SI-MING LI
Programme Director, MA in Global Society;
Director, David C. Lam Institute for East-West Studies;
Chair Professor of Geography

 

Research Interests:
► Urban-economic Geography
► Transport Geography
► Quantitative Methods
► Urban Housing, especially China
► Regional Development, especially China
► Urbanization and Population Mobility in China

PROF. JACK BARBALET
Head of Sociology Department;
Chair Professor of Sociology

 

Research Interests:
► Classical Sociological Theory
► Economic Sociology
► Markets in Greater China

David C. Lam Institute for East-West Studies (LEWI)

Room 801, David C. Lam Building,
Hong Kong Baptist University,
Kowloon Tong, Kowloon
Hong Kong

Address

David C. Lam Institute for East-West Studies (LEWI),
Room 820, David C. Lam Building,
Hong Kong Baptist University,
Kowloon Tong, Kowloon
Hong Kong