Henry Hung

Biography

Henry works on forest conservation, in which his research incorporates climate models and genomic data into forest landscapes. Besides his scholarly work, he is passionate in science communication and knowledge transfer. He teaches tutorials and supervises research projects for undergraduates at Oxford and leisurely writes popular science articles. He works closely with the Oxford University Museum of Natural History and the Jockey Club Museum of Climate Change for public engagement. He currently also serves in the Meetings Committee of the British Ecological Society.

Academic Outputs

Professional Appointments

  • IUCN Species Survival Commission Seed Conservation Specialist (2020–)
  • IUCN Commission on Ecosystem Management Forest Ecosystem Specialist (2019–)
  • British Ecological Society Member (2018–), Meetings Committee (2019–)
  • Oxford University Hong Kong Scholars Association Academic Officer (2019–2020), Events Officer (2020–2021)
  • Zoological Society of London Fellow (2018–)
  • The Linnean Society of London Associate (2018–)

Journal Publication

  1. Hung, T. H.*, Gooda, R., Rizzuto, G., So, T., Thammavong, B., Tran, H. T., Jalonen, R., Boshier, D. H. & MacKay, J. J.* (under review).
  2. Hung, T. H.*, So, T., Syneath, S., Thammavong, B., Boounithiphonh, C., Boshier, D. H. & MacKay, J. J.* (under review). 

Conference Presentation

  1. Hung, T. H.*, Gaisberger, H., Callagher, C., So, T., Thammavong, B., Tran Thi, H., Theilade, I., Hartvig, I., Boshier, D. H. & MacKay, J. J. (2019, December 10 – 13). British Ecological Society Annual Meeting 2019. Belfast, UK.

Data Repositories

  1. Hung, T. H., So, T., Sreng, S., Thammavong, B., Boounithiphonh, C., Boshier, D. H. & MacKay, J. J. (2020). ​Reference transcriptomes of Dalbergia cochinchinensis, Dalbergia frutescens, Dalbergia melanoxylon, Dalbergia miscolobium, Dalbergia oliveri, and Dalbergia sissoo — BioProject: PRJNA593817. NCBI. https://dataview.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/object/PRJNA593817

Teaching at Oxford

2020 Michaelmas Term

  • Programming Demonstrator (DPhil 1)

2020 Trinity Term

  • 1756 Research Skills and Computing Demonstrator (MBiol 1)
  • C9097 Forestry: Genetics, Silviculture and Policy Tutor (BA 3)

2020 Hilary Term

  • 1756 Research Skills and Computing Demonstrator (MBiol 1)
  • C8413 Evolution Tutor (BA 2)
  • C9097 Forestry: Genetics, Silviculture and Policy Tutor (BA 3)

2019 Michaelmas Term

  • Bioinformatics Demonstrator (DPhil 1)
  • Essential Mathematics Demonstrator (DPhil 1)

2019 Trinity Term

  • Final Honour School of Biological Sciences Research Project Supervisor (BA 3)

2019 Hilary Term

  • C8413 Evolution Tutor (BA 2)
  • C8523 Genes Practical Demonstrator (BA 1)
  • C9097 Forestry: Genetics, Silviculture and Policy Tutor (BA 3)

2018 Michaelmas Term

  • Essential Mathematics Demonstrator (DPhil 1)
  • Statistics and Data Management Demonstrator (DPhil 1)