Dr LO Fai Hang


(Office): Rm G83, Science Centre South Block

People FHLo


(Office): (852) 3943 5019

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Ph.D., Chinese University of Hong Kong
B.Sc., Chinese University of Hong Kong


  • Lecturer, School of Life Sciences

Professional Service

  • Scientific review
  • Academic coaching
  • Career counselling

Research Interests

  • Biochemistry as the basis of life sciences;
  • Pedagogical methodology and technology of life science education;
  • Science education in multidisciplinary context;
  • Modern curriculum, learning outcome, student oriented teaching, and competence assessment theories.

Representative Publications

  • ACK Lee, CSY Ma, JJS Chan, BSW Mak, PHK Ngai, & FH Lo. Effects of virtual reality implementation on university students learning motivation and performance in a life science laboratory class. Proceedings of TERA 2021.
  • FH Lo, QPY Lau, ALP Kong, AKL Yiu, & PC Shaw. Flipped classroom for biochemistry laboratory class. Proceedings of IUBMB Education Conference 2019.
  • FH Lo, RMF Lee, RHL Szeto, CKM Mak, SK Kong, & PHK Ngai. eLearning with virtual reality in Biochemistry education. Proceedings of eLearning Forum Asia 2019.
  • FH Lo, SK Kong, & PC Shaw. Development of a virtual laboratory for the teaching of immunohistochemistry. Proceedings of Lilly National Conferences-Designing Effective Teaching 2018.
  • KC Leung, FH Lo, CLY Cheng, & PHK Ngai. Development of hardware modules for DNA amplification for New Senior Secondary School (NSS) Biology teaching and learning - learn by constructivist approach. Proceedings of Knowledge Exchange Conference 2011. 


  • Poster award (Educational Technology Innovation) for the poster presentation titled ‘From Virtual Reality to Mixed-Reality: Application of Extended Reality Technologies for Biochemistry and Cell Biology Education’ during the Teaching and Learning Innovation Expo 2021 organized by the Chinese University of Hong Kong on 26-30 July 2021.
  • Third place winner in the scientific poster presentation for the poster presentation entitled ‘Blended Education with Mobile Apps for Biochemistry Education’ during the IUBMB 2019 Education Conference and 46th PSBMB Annual Convention with the theme ‘Harnessing Interdisciplinary Education in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology held at the Manila Hotel, Manila City, Philippines on November 13-15, 2019.