Dr. CHIO, Hin-man Jasmine
Assistant Professor
Research Coordinator, BSocSc (Hons) in Psychology Programme

Ph.D., The University of Hong Kong
B.Soc.Sc. University of Macau


Office: Room LG123, Academic Building
Hong Kong Shue Yan University
10 Wai Tsui Crescent, Braemer Hill, North Point, Hong Kong

Phone: (852) 2570-7110 ext. 274

Fax: (852) 2806-8044


by appointment

Current Academic Year

PSY200 Social Psychology
PSY330 Advanced Social Psychology
PSY371-2 Research Project
PSY401-3 Research Thesis / PSY411-2 Honours Research Project


  • Social Psychology
  • Health Psychology
  • Organizational Psychology
  • Work-family balance
  • Stress and coping
  • Mental Health


    International Journal Publications

  • Cheng, C., Cheung, S., Chio, J.H.M., & Chan, M.S. (2013). Cultural meaning of perceived control: A meta-analysis of locus of control and psychological symptoms across 18 cultural regions. Psychological Bulletin, 139, 152-188. doi: 10.1037/a0028596.
  • Cheng, C., Kogan, A., & Chio, J.H.M. (2012). Comparing coping-flexibility and cognitive-behavioral intervention in managing work stress. Work & Stress, 26, 272-288. doi: 10.1080/02678373.2012.710369
  • Cheng, C., Chan, N.Y., Chio, J.H.M., Chan, P., Chan, A.O., & Hui, W. (2012). Being active or flexible? Role of control coping on quality of life among patients with gastrointestinal cancer. Psycho-Oncology, 21, 211-218. doi: 10.1002/pon.1892
  • Cheng, C., Jose, P.E., Sheldon, K.M., Singelis, T.M., Cheung, M.W.L., Tiliouine, H., Alao, A.A., Chio, J.H.M., Lui, J.Y.M., Chun, W.Y., de Zavala, A.G., Hakuzimana, A., Hertel, J., Liu, J., Onyewadume, M., & Sims, C. (2011). Socio-cultural differences in self-construal and subjective well-being: A test of four cultural models. Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology, 42, 832-855. doi: 10.1177/0022022110381117

  • Book Chapters
  • Cheng, C., & Chio, J.H.M. (2011). Role of interpersonal flexibility on effective leadership. In A. Karnik & M. Stephenson (Eds.), Proceedings of the First International Conference on Emerging Research Paradigms in Business and Social Science. Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Middlesex University.
  • Cheng, C., Lo, B.C.Y., & Chio, J.H.M. (2010). The Tao (ways) of Chinese coping. In M.H. Bond (Ed.), The Oxford Handbook of Chinese Psychology (pp. 399–419). New York: Oxford University.

  • Selected Presentations
  • Chio, J.H.M. (December, 2012). Is social support always beneficial? The effect of domain-specific social support among Chinese employees. Seminar conducted at The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China.
  • Chio, J.H.M., & Cheng, C. (July, 2012). Situational benefits of social support in the work context: A moderated-mediation Job Demands-Resources model. Symposium presented at the 30th International Congress of Psychology. Cape Town, South Africa.
  • Chio, J.H.M., & Cheng, C. (June, 2012). The importance of family support in the work context among Chinese employees. Poster presented at the 12th Annual Research Postgraduate Conference, Hong Kong, China.
  • Cheng, C., & Chio, J.H.M. (May, 2012). A facebook course webpage for enhancing online social support among students. Paper presentation at 17th International Conference in Education, Gadong, Brunei.
  • Cheng, C., & Chio, J.H.M. (November, 2011). Role of interpersonal flexibility on effective leadership. Paper presentation at the 1st International Conference on Emerging Research Paradigms in Business and Social Science, Dubai, United Arab Emirate.
  • Cheng, C., Cheung, S., Chio, J.H.M., & Chan, M.P.S. (August, 2011). Does external control link to mental health problems across culture?: A culture-moderated meta-analysis. Paper presentation at the 12th International Mental Health Conference, Gold Coast, Australia.
  • Cheng, C., Kogan, A., & Chio, J.H.M. (January, 2011). Temporal changes in coping flexibility and psychological adjustment to life transition: Intra- and inter-individual analyses. Paper presentation at the 12th Annual Meeting of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology, Texas, United States.
  • Cheng, C., Chan, T.N., & Chio, J.H.M. (May, 2010). Active versus flexible coping in psychological adjustment to gastrointestinal cancer. Paper presentation at the 22nd Annual Convention of Association for Psychological Science, Boston, United States.
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