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Professor AMOAH Padmore Adusei

Prof. Amoah

Assistant Professor; School of Graduate Studies, and Department of Psychology

Programme Director: MSocSc. Health and Social Services Management; MSc Health Analytics and Operations Management; MSc Smart Ageing and Gerontology

BSc (KNUST); MPhil (NTNU); PhD (LU, HK)

Office:   AD208/10, Wong Administration Building
               Lingnan University, Tuen Mun, Hong Kong

TEL:       (852) 2616 8037

FAX:      (852) 3716 6988

e-Mail:   [email protected]

Padmore received his PhD from the Department of Sociology and Social Policy, Lingnan University, Hong Kong. He also holds an MPhil. in Development Studies from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology.


His research is interdisciplinary as it aims to expand knowledge on the multidimensional aspects of social determinants of health and well-being. Padmore’s research lies at the intersection of social policy, health sociology, psychological well-being, and public health. The target populations of his research include children, older persons, students, and migrants.


He received one of Lingnan University’s Young Researcher Output Awards in 2021. Padmore is currently an Associate Editor of the Journal of Asian Public Policy.



  • Social capital and health
  • Health literacy
  • Health services research
  • Multidimensional well-being
  • Welfare policies and attitudes relative to health and well-being



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Teaching Subjects

Academic Year:  2023 - 2024:

1st Term: CLA9013 Self-improvement, Personal and Work Success
  HAM507 Health and Social
  RWTS510 Academic Writing and Research Methodology across Disciplines
  CRS503 Introduction to China-Africa relations
2nd Term: CLE9018 Religious Behaviour, Belief and Experience
  MHM507 Theorising Health and Social Services II
  CRS505 International Symposium on Sino-Africa Studies
  DPS 702 Research Methods in Policy Studies