Professor TSUI Ming Sum


TSUI Ming Sum is Professor of Social Work, Program Leader, Doctor of Social Work Program, Department of Applied Social Sciences, and Associate Dean, Faculty of Health and Social Sciences, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University. Ming-sum has 35 years of experience in practising, teaching, and researching social work practice. He set up the first community-based family service centre, the first counselling centre for psychotropic substance abusers and the first employee assistance program in Hong Kong.

Ming Sum received his MSW from McGill and earned his PhD from the U of Toronto. He is also a member of the Academy of Certified Social Workers (ACSW), the first international member of Certified Social Work Managers (CSWM) of USA and a Fellow of the Hong Kong Professional Counselling Association (FHKPCA). He has published 130 research works, including 12 books and 60 journal articles.