Professor Cheung, Anne Shann Yue 張善喻
Professor Anne S.Y. Cheung received her legal education at The University of Hong Kong (LL.B), The University of Toronto (J.D.), University of London (LL.M) and Stanford University (JSD). She teaches Law and Society and Media Law. Her research interests are in freedom of expression, privacy, children’s rights (including cyberbullying and domestic violence), and law and society studies. In 2008, she received the Outstanding Young Researcher Award by the University of Hong Kong.
She is the co-Director of the Law and Technology Centre of the University of Hong Kong and a committee member of the Hong Kong Press Council. She is one of the principal investigators of the CLIC Project (Community Legal Information Centre,www.hkclic.org) and Youth Clic (youth.clic.org.hk). She and her team are currently building a website for seniors in Hong Kong. She worked on the Open Net Initiative (Asia) Project to study online freedom of speech in the form of blogging in China. Currently, she is working with Privacy International (UK) to study privacy protection in Hong Kong and China, and working with Media Alternative (the Philippines) to study eGovernance in Hong Kong and Asia.
|Awardees||Award Date||Honours / Awards / Prizes||Category|
|2008-10-01||Outstanding Young Researcher Award: The University of Hong Kong||Research Achievement|
|2009-06-01||HKU Overseas Fellowship: The University of Hong Kong||Research Achievement|
|2007-06-01||The Business of Governance: China's Legislation on Content Regulation in Cyberspace: Faculty Research Prize, Faculty of Law, University of Hong Kong, New York University, USA||Research Achievement|
|2009-02-01||Visiting Research Fellowship: The University of New South Wales, Australia||Research Achievement|
|2006-06-01||What Law Cannot Give: From the Queen to the Chief Executive: Faculty Research Prize, Faculty of Law, University of Hong Kong||Research Achievement|
|Term Period||Position||Professional Societies|
|7/2010-present||International Board advisor||Privacy International, UK|
|7/2011- present||Consultant||Taiwan Legal Information Institute, Taiwan|
|7/2011-present||International Academic Advisory Board member||Institute for Internet & Society, Berlin, Germany|
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