Professor Amy Ha is currently the Associate Dean for research (2015–present) of the Faculty of Education and formerly the Chairperson (2009–2015) of the Department of Sports Science and Physical Education. She leads the Sport Pedagogy & Physical Activity Assessment Laboratory
, with the aim of generating high quality research evidence and social impact in terms of individuals’ physical activity and health, and quality of life. Her research interests include application of information technology in physical education, family-based physical activity, fundamental movement skills, physical literacy, and teachers' professional development. She has secured a range of competitive research funding (e.g., RGC GRF/RIF) and worked on collaborative projects (e.g., SUNRISE) and publications (e.g., Lancet Physical Activity Series) with researchers around the globe.
Funded Research Grants as Principal Investigator (in the past five years)