Dr. Alvin Tang  (B.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D., ISA CA, ISA TRAQ)

Current Position
Course Coordinator and Lecturer, Tree Management Programme, College of International Education, Hong Kong Baptist University

Bachelor of Science (Biology), The University of Hong Kong
Master of Philosophy (Plant and Microbial Ecology), The University of Hong Kong
Doctor of Philosophy (Mycology), The University of Hong Kong
Professional Credentials
Certified Arborist, International Society of Arboriculture
Tree Risk Assessment Qualification, International Society of Arboriculture
Professional Memberships
Professional Member, International Society of Arboriculture
Full Member, Institute of Horticulture (Hong Kong)

Dr Alvin Tang is a well-known expert on Tree Management and Mycology.  His main research interests include the understanding of fungal diversity, tree disease and mushroom cultivation. He received PhD degree in Mycology from the University of Hong Kong in 2006.  Dr Tang was also a recipient of Swire Scholarship for 5 years during his postgraduate study and awarded the Best Presentation in an international conference. Dr Tang served as a Plant Pathologist and Arborist at Muni Arborist Limited.  Thereafter he joined The Hong Kong Baptist University and has been appointed as Course Coordinator and Lecturer of the Tree Management Programme.  His dedication and extensive in teaching were recognized by Hong Kong Baptist University in 2018.

Dr Tang is a holder of ISA Certified Arborist and ISA Certified Tree Risk Assessment Qualification.   He has also collaborated actively with many educational and career institutions in different public education programmes, ranging from public seminars, workshops, local and overseas fieldtrips.  In addition, he has been given numerous invitation to talks on promoting the nature at radio and television stations and was also invited to give training to different governmental departments, such as Highway Department or Water Supplies Department.  As of today, Dr Tang has published 17 research journal papers and wrote a book called “Fascinating Insights into the Mushroom World”, a first book about mushroom in Popular Science in Hong Kong.  He was also cited by 21 magazine articles and has been interviewed by local media nearly 90 times in the last 8 years.

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鄧銘澤博士 (B.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D., ISA CA, ISA TRAQ)

浸會大學 國際學院「樹木管理」專修學科統籌及講師

香港大學 生物學學士、植物及微生物生態學碩士、真菌學博士
國際樹木學會 註冊樹藝師
國際樹木學會 註冊樹木危機評估員
國際樹木學會 會員
國際植物病理學會 會員
美國植物病理學會 會員
香港園藝學會 會員


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