Prof.SHEK Tan-lei, Daniel 石丹理講座教授

Title: 
Chair Professor
Qualifications: 

PhD (HKU)
FHKPS
BBS
SBS
JP

Email: 
daniel.shek@polyu.edu.hk
Phone: 
2766 5652
Office: 
HJ407
Specialism: 

Adolescent developmnet; 
family issues; subsatnce abuse; 
psychology of religion; 
leadership; 
service learning; 
posiitive youth development; 
program evaluation

My URLs:  
ORCID

Teaching: 

DSW Thesis Seminar and Proposal Development
Tomorrow's Leaders I
Guided Study II: Research Methodology II

Selected Publications: 
  • Number of publications indexed in PsycINFO (via CSA) to date: 300+ 
  • Number of publications indexed in Social Science Citation Index (SSCI) to date: 182 
  • Number of times cited in Social Science Citation Index (SSCI) to date: 1,600+, with h factor = 22 
Current Research Projects : 

Has been awarded several research grants by the Research Grants Council. The research grant he has obtained to date is around HK$100 million.

  • Research project on the adjustment of Chinese midlife people has been rated "excellent" by the Research Grants Council of the University Grants Committee.
  • Extensive experiences in research grants vetting committees, including Convener of the Research Advisory Group of the Narcotics Division, Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region.
  • Summary of research grants obtained to date:
  1. In the capacity of Principal Investigator or Co-principal Investigato; Around HK$95 million
  2. In the capacity of Principal Investigator, Co-principal Investigator, or Investigator; Around HK$100 million
Professional & Community Service: 
  • Unofficial Justice of the Peace 
  • Chairman, Action Committee against Narcotics, Government of Hong Kong Special Administrative Region 
  • Convener, Research Advisory Group, Narcotics Division, Government of Hong Kong Special Administrative Region 
  • Member, Standing Committee on Young offenders, Security Bureau, Government of the HKSAR 
  • Member, Grant Review Board for the Health and Health Services Research Fund and the Research Fund for the Control of Infectious Diseases in Hong Kong, Government of the HKSAR 
  • Member, Governing Committee of Beat Drugs Fund, Government of the HKSAR 
  • Member, Citizens Advisory Committee, Independent Commission against Corruption, Government of the Hong Kong SAR 
  • Member, Preparatory Committee for the Establishment of the Family Commission, Government of the HKSAR 
  • Member, Family Commission, Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region 
  • Member, Committee on Child Fatality, Government of the HKSAR. 
  • Member, Action Committee against Narcotics, Government of the HKSAR 
  • Chairman, Research Committee, Action Committee against Narcotics, Government of the HKSAR 
  • Member, Independent Police Complaints Council, Government of the HKSAR 
  • Member, Women’s Commission, Government of the Hong Kong SAR 
  • Member, Commission on Youth, Government of the HKSAR 
  • Member, Central Fight Crime Committee, Government of the HKSAR 
  • Member, Mental Health Review Tribunal, Government of the HKSAR 
  • Member, Nursing Council, Government of the HKSAR 
  • Member, Midwives Board, Government of the HKSAR 
  • Chairman, Executive Committee, Society of Boys' Centres. 
  • Honorary Consultant for Social Work Services Division, Caritas - Hong Kong. 
  • Chairman, Executive Committee, Heep Hong Society 
  • Vice-Chairman, Executive Committee, Heep Hong Society 
  • School Manager, Chak Yan Centre School, Sing Tak Centre School, Hui Chung Sing Memorial School, Christian Zheng Sheng College