MPHIL AND PHD PROGRAMMES
Lingnan University aspires to be an internationally recognized liberal arts university with Hong Kong characteristics.
Applications are now invited for Master of Philosophy (MPhil) and Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) programmes commencing in September. Both MPhil and PhD programmes lead to in-depth study in specific research areas. The period of study of MPhil programmes is normally two years for full-time and three years for part-time students. The period of study for PhD programmes is normally three years for full-time and five years for part-time students with a relevant master's degree; and four years full-time or six years part-time for students without a relevant master's degree.
AREAS OF RESEARCH
Aesthetics; Chinese and Western Art; Film Theory and History, Philosophy of Depiction, Psychology of Perception, New Media.
| Areas of Research Interest of VS Faculty |
| Prof. Emilie Yueh Yu YEH, Lam Wong Yiu Wah Chair Professor of Visual Studies; BA (NSYSU), MA (UMUC), PhD (USC) |
Early film history; Media industry; East Asian cinema; Chinese Wenyi pictures
| Prof. Sophia Suk Mun LAW , Associate Professor; BA, MPhil, PhD (HKU) |
Therapeutic nature of art, modernity in Chinese painting, visual cultures of early Twentieth Century China, Hong Kong art and local visual cultures, aesthetics of Chinese painting and Chinese calligraphy, history of Twentieth Century Chinese painting.
| Prof. Rafael DE CLERCQ, Associate Professor; BA, PhD (Katholieke Universiteit Leuven) |
Aesthetics, Metaphysics, Analytic Philosophy.
| Prof. Jonathan Howard FROME , Assistant Professor; BA (Amherst); MA (Florida); MA, PhD (Wisconsin-Madison) |
Film studies, Videogame studies, Media psychology, Emotion, Aesthetics, Art Criticism, Documentary, Animation
| Prof. Michelle Ying Ling HUANG , Assistant Professor; BBA, MA (HKUST); MLitt, PhD (St Andrews) |
Cross-cultural exchange on art and curation, history of collecting and display of Chinese painting, art of the Chinese diaspora, art and globalisation
For details, please refer to http://www.ln.edu.hk/reg/info/pgrad/criteria.php.
APPLICATION FOR ADMISSION
For details, please refer to http://www.ln.edu.hk/reg/info/pgrad/admission.php.
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