Ying Chan

About Ying Chan

Ying Chan, a 1996 Nieman Fellow, established the Journalism and Media Studies Center in 1999 at the University of Hong Kong, where she teaches. She also set up its master of journalism program, launched Hong Kong’s first fellowships for working journalists, and forged extensive ties between the University of Hong Kong and the news industry. Chan has reported from New York for the Daily News and NBC News as well as Chinese-language dailies. She received a George Polk Award for coverage during her time working at New York’s Daily News and an International Press Freedom Award from the Committee to Protect Journalists.

Ying Chan, NF ’96

By Nieman Moments September 20, 2013

Founding director of the Journalism and Media Studies Centre at the University of Hong Kong, Chan has reported from New York for the Daily News and NBC News as well as Chinese-language dailies … Read more