Avaliadores Externos

Dr. Angela Ka Ying Mak

Prof. Carlos Ascenso André

Programme examined: Public Relations (Bachelor's degree)

Dr. Angela Ka Ying Mak, is the Associate Professor, Associate Head and Programme Director of Public Relations of the Department of Communication Studies in the School of Communication at Hong Kong Baptist University. Dr. Angela Mak is the first Hong Kong native received a Ph.D. specialised in Public Relations from the United States (University of Oregon).

Dr. Mak’s professional and scholarly works involved partnerships with organisations across different sectors in the US, Singapore, Australia and Hong Kong. Dr. Mak previously taught at Monash University (Australia), Nanyang Technological University (Singapore) and Iowa State University (United States), and served as the Chair of Research Committee for the International Association of Business Communicators’ Research Foundation (2001-2004).

Dr. Mak’s research interests include social responsibility, stakeholder and community engagement and health promotion (i.e. cancer survivorship). She has published more than two dozens of international journals and edited books including four top paper awards in international communication conferences. She taught more than a dozen of public relations and strategic communication courses and supervised quite a number of student-led nationwide campaigns with significant social impacts and media attention.