About the Department

The Department of Ocean Science was established under the School of Science in 2018.

The department aims to lead in understanding ocean science and technology, from foundation knowledge to applications in marine conservation, global climate change, management of marine resources, socio-economy and sustainable development. It plays a significant role in ocean science research and education at local, regional and international levels. The faculty is also committed to excellence in both research and education, and academic programs are extensive and growing.

At a Glance
as of Sep 2020
Faculty Members
9
Undergraduate Students
118
Postgraduate Students
125
Undergraduate Programs
Postgraduate Programs

Department Administration
Peiyuan QIAN
Head and Chair Professor
boqianpy@ust.hk
(852) 2358 7331
Hongbin LIU
Associate Head and Chair Professor
liuhb@ust.hk
(852) 2358 7341
Stanley Chun Kwan LAU
UG Programs Coordinator
scklau@ust.hk
(852) 2358 7329
Qinglu ZENG
PG Programs Coordinator
zeng@ust.hk
(852) 2358 8701
Research Interests
  • Marine Ecology
  • Oceanography
  • Ocean Technology