Professor Nirmala Rao
Faculty of Education, The University of Hong Kong

Professor Nirmala Rao is Serena H.C. Yang Professor in Early Childhood Development and Education, Faculty of Education, The University of Hong Kong. A Developmental and Chartered (Educational) Psychologist by training, she has been recognised internationally for her research on early childhood development in Asian cultural contexts. She has published widely, has participated in international meetings as an expert/specialist and undertaken consultancies. She has also had significant administrative leadership roles at the Faculty of Education and at the Graduate School of The University of Hong Kong.