Dr. HUANG Yu-Te

Yu-Te Huang is an Assistant Professor at the Department of Social Work and Social Administration, The University of Hong Kong. His research interests cover adolescent mental health, sexual and gender minority youth, and immigrants’ cross-cultural experiences. In his research, Dr. Huang wants to highlight the importance of theoretical discussions and methodological plurality in the field and to promote social workers’ critical thinking and cross-cultural competency. His research has been published in social work journals that have local and global readerships and presented in international conferences. Prior to pursuing his Ph.D. at the Faculty of Social Work, the University of Toronto, Yu-Te was trained and working as a psychiatric social worker at a medical center in Taiwan.

1. Ho, P. S. Y., Kong, S. T., & Huang, Y. T. (forthcoming). Democratising qualitative research methods: Reflections on Hong Kong, Taiwan and China. Qualitative Research.
2. Huang, Y-T. & Fang, L. (forthcoming). Fewer but not weaker: Understanding the intersectional identities among Chinese immigrant young gay men in Toronto. American Journal of Orthopsychiatry.
3. Craig, S., Austin, A., & Huang, Y-T. (2018). “Being humorous and seeking diversion”: Promoting healthy coping skills among sexual and gender non-conforming youth. Journal of Gay & Lesbian Mental Health. 22(1), 20-35.
4. Huang, Y-T., & Fang, L. (2016). Understanding depression from different paradigms: Toward an eclectic social work approach. British Journal of Social Work. 46(3), 756-772.
5. Huang, Y-T., & Souleymanov, R. (2015). Rethinking epistemological debates and transnationalism of sexuality between the West and Taiwan: Implications for social workers. British Journal of Social Work. 46(1), 98-114.