Where does our teaching team come from?
The academic team of the Genius Development Workshop includes teachers from the world's top universities in the United Kingdom, the United States, Hong Kong SAR and Mainland China. We are proud of not only the quality of our team and mentors, but also our systematic teaching materials and our unique system and the diversity of our staff.
Most of our teachers have graduated in STEM majors  from world-famous universities. Our team also includes examination experts who are familiar with many international exams, such as IGCSE, IB, GCE, SAT, SSAT, A-level, AP and ACT.

Kevin Yau

University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology (BSc)

Physics, Biology, Chemistry, Maths, & English

  • Native English Speaker

  • Bsc (Hons.) Chemistry

  • FdSc (Merit) Dairy Technology

  • 99.8% TEFL

  • Private tutor for Business English and Conversational English

  • Experience teaching 3-15 year old students

Michael Chan

Manchester Metropolitan University (BA)

University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology (BSc)

Physics, Biology, Chemistry,  Engineering, Computer, 
Accounting & Economics
  • Native English Speaker

  • BA Economics

  • BSC Information Systems Engineering

  • Experienced English teacher in DSE syllabus

  • English Trainer

  • Several years of teaching experience

Dr. Cristina Han

Jilin University (BSc)The Chinese University of Hong Kong (Ph.D.)

Physics, Biology, Chemistry & Maths

  • PhD graduate in Chemistry from CUHK

  • BsC graduate from Jilin University (JLU)

  • University of JLU Outstanding Student Award

  • First-grade scholarship holder of JLU

  • Rich experience in managing research projects and performing chemical synthesis

  • Attended many international conferences, during one of which delivered a professional presentation of research outcomes to scientists from all over the world

James Mak

Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (MPhil)

Physics, Biology, Chemistry & Maths

  • Masters and Bachelors Degree in Physics  

  • Rich experience in teaching IGCSE, IB, HKALE, HKCEE & HKDSE.

  • Published a research report on semiconductors at a meeting of the American Physics Society

  • Several years' teaching experience

Karanjit Singh

University of Hong Kong (BSc)

Physics, Biology, Chemistry & Maths

  • Faculty of Science, Chemistry Undergraduate


  • A score of 25 out of best 5 subjects in DSE

  • Several years' teaching experience

Brian Cheng

Chinese University of Hong Kong

Physics, Biology, Chemistry, Maths   & Economics

  • Proficient in Chinese, English, Chemistry, Biology, Economics, Maths

  • Several years' teaching experience

  • Excellent IB Results

Michael Chan

Newcastle University (PGCE)

University of Hull (BSc)

Physics, Biology, Chemistry, Maths, Engineering, Computer & English

  • Native English Speaker

  • PGCE at University of Newcastle and BSc with Honours at the University of Hull

  • Private tutor since 2012

  • Experienced teacher in U.K. schools

  • Experience teaching 6-15 year old students

Sabina Huseynova

Moscow State University (BA)
National Aviation Academy (BBA)

Physics, Biology, Chemistry & English

  • Multilingual teacher

  • Several years of teaching experience  

  • Experience in teaching English and other foreign languages

Vivien Hui

National University of Ireland, Maynooth 

Physics, Biology, Chemistry & English

  • Native English speaker 

  • BSc (Hons.) Biotechnology

  • 5 years' experience as a Senior Scientist in a global medical device diagnostic  company

  • TEFL 168 Hours certified plus 20 hours of classroom teaching


BEng in Computer Science the University of Southern Denmark

Physics, Biology, Chemistry, Engineering & Computer 

  • MSc in International Management

  • Certified English and French teacher (German certification in progress)

  • 5 years of industry experience (IBM, Alcatel-Lucent)

  • Worked as a teacher since 2013

June Ang

University of Hong Kong

Physics, Biology, Chemistry, Maths & Accounting 

  • GCE A-levels 4A* (Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Maths)

  • IGCSE 5A* (Accounting, Biology, Chemistry, Malay, Physics) 1A (Chinese) 

  • Several years' teaching experience

Tim Gallagher

Queen Mary College, University of London  BSc (Eng)

University of Hull (MBA)

Physics, Biology, Chemistry,  Engineering & English

  • Native English Speaker

  • BSc (Eng) in Electronic Engineering from Queen Mary College, University of London

  • MBA from University of Hull

  • TEFL certification from International TEFL and TESOL Training

  • Over 30 years' experience in hospitality industry finance

  • Taught English as a Second Language in local schools and language centres for two years

Ka Lam Chan

New York Brooklyn College

Bachelor of Science (Hons) and Masters Degree in Chemistry

Physics, Biology, Chemistry,

Engineering, Computer & English

  • Native English Speaker

  • Masters Degree in Chemistry

  • Bachelor of Science Honours 

  • GPA 4.0

  • New York State certified teacher

  • 4 years' teaching experience in specialised secondary school in New York

  • Teaching experience in both secondary school and university

Arthur Cheung

University of Leicester

Physics, Biology, Chemistry, Maths & English

  • Bachelors degree in Zoology

  • Native English Speaker

  • CELTA qualification

  • English teaching experience
    GCE A-Levels (Biology, Chemistry, Maths, Double Maths)

Erin Liu

City University of Hong Kong

Physics, Biology and Chemistry 

  • Master of Arts in Language Studies of CityU

  • Bachelor of Arts (First Class Honours)

  • Outstanding Graduate in Sichuan Province, China

  • More than 3 years' teaching experience in Chinese with students of different backgrounds

  • National Putonghua Proficiency Test – 2A Level (二级甲等)


Hong Kong University

Physics, Biology, Chemistry, Maths  Business, Accounting & Economics

  • GCE A level: 1A* Biology 2A Maths and Chemistry 

  • IGCSE: 10A (Maths, Chemistry, English, Physics, Biology, Ad-Maths,  Chinese,  Business, Accounting,  Economics)

  • Several years' teaching experience

Administration Staff

Wesley Ng

IT Officer

Elanie Ng

Cyberport Hotline officer 

Chalice Chang

Hunghom centre administrator

Clara Lau

Hong Kong Design Institute

Cyberport chief Administrative officer and designer 

Simon Lau

Cyberport Accounting Officer

Kason Au

Cyberport 3D printer laboratory officer

Macy Chen

Cyberport Parenting Coordinator

Sammi Yeung

Cyberport Science Centre Administrator


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