Dr JIANG, Da   蔣達
Assistant Professor
Department of Special Education and Counselling
Member
Centre for Psychosocial Health
Phone No: (852) 2948 8659
Fax No: (852) 2948 7794
Email: djiang@eduhk.hk
Contact
ORCiD
0000-0002-8505-7078
Phone
(852) 2948 8659
Fax
(852) 2948 7794
Email
djiang@eduhk.hk
Scopus ID
56701509100
Research Interest

Emotion and emotion regulation

Social engagement and well-being across the lifespan

Cultural differences in lifespan development

Professional Profile

Dr. Jiang Da obtained her Ph.D. degree in Psychology from the Chinese University of Hong Kong. She worked as a Postdoctoral Fellow in the Centre for Research on Ageing, Health & Wellbeing, at the Australian National University before joining EdUHK. Her research interests include: (1) age differences in emotion and emotion regulation and their consequences; and (2) the role of social engagement on well-being across the lifespan.

Research Interest

Emotion and emotion regulation

Social engagement and well-being across the lifespan

Cultural differences in lifespan development

Selected Output

Scholarly Books, Monographs and Chapters
Jiang, D., & Fung, H. H. (2019). Social and emotional theories of aging. B. Baltes, C. Rudolph, & H. Zacher, Work across the lifespan (135-153). St. Louis: Elsevier.
Jiang, D., Chan, M. C. H., Lu, M., & Fung, H. H. (2017). Grandparenthood and the changing nature of social relationships. N. A. Pachana, Encyclopedia of Geropsychology (88-100). Singapore: Springer.
Fung, H. H. & Jiang, D., (2016). Cross-Cultural Psychology of Aging. K. W. Schaie, S. L. Willis, B. G. Knight, B. Levy, & D. C. Park, Handbook of the Psychology of Aging (323-334). Amsterdam, Boston: Elsevier/Academic Press.

Journal Publications
Li, W.Q., Li, L. M. W., Jiang, D., Liu, S. (2021). Fate control and ingroup bias in donation for the fight with the coronavirus pandemic: The mediating role of risk perception of COVID-19. Personality and Individual Differences, 171, .-.
Fung, H. H., Chu, T. W. S., Jiang, D., & Chen, X. (2020). Contrasting the effects of mortality salience and future time limitation on goal prioritization across adulthood. Journal of Gerontology: Psychological Sciences, 75(10), 2112-2121.
Jiang, D. (2020). Feeling Gratitude is Associated with Better Well-being across the Lifespan: A Daily Diary Study during the COVID-19 Outbreak. Journal of Gerontology: Psychological Sciences, ., .-.
Lay, J. C., Fung, H. H.-L., Jiang, D., Mahmood, A., Graf, P., & Hoppmann, C. A. (2020). Solitude in context: On the role of acculturation, immigration, and solitude desire in the experience of time alone. International Journal of Psychology, 55(4), 562-571.
Jiang, D. (2020). Perceived Stress and Daily Well-Being During the COVID-19 Outbreak: The Moderating Role of Age. Frontiers in Psychology, 11, .-.
Jiang, D., Warner, L. M., Chong, A. M. L., Li, T., Wolff, J. K., & Chou, K. L (2020). Benefits of volunteering on psychological well-being in older adulthood: evidence from a randomized controlled trial. Aging & Mental Health, in press, 1-9.
Jiang, D., Fung, H. H., Lay, J. C., Ashe, M. C., Graf, P., & Hoppmann, C. A (2019). Everyday solitude, affective experiences, and well-being in old age: The role of culture versus immigration. Aging and Mental Health, 9, 1095-1104.
Jiang, D., Warner, L. M., Chong, A. M. L., Li, T., Wolff, J. K., & Chou, K. L. (2019). Promoting volunteering among older adults in Hong Kong: A randomized controlled trial. The Gerontologist, 60(5), 968-977.
Jiang, D., Hosking, D., Burns, R., & Anstey, K. J. (2019). Volunteering benefits life satisfaction over 4 years: The moderating role of social network size. Australian Journal of Psychology, 71, 183-192.
Warner, L. M., Jiang, D., Chong, A. M. L., Li, T., Wolff, J. K., & Chou, K. L. (2019). Study protocol of a multi-center RCT testing a social-cognitive intervention to promote volunteering in older adults against an active control. BMC Geriatrics, 19(1), 22-35.
Tsai, J. L., Sims, T., Qu, Y., Thomas, E., Jiang, D., & Fung, H. H. (2018). Valuing excitement makes people look forward to old age less and dread it more. Psychology and Aging, 33, 975-992.
Sims, T., Koopmann-Holm, B., Young, H. R., Jiang, D., Fung, H., & Tsai, J. L. (2018). Asian Americans respond less favorably to excitement (vs. calm)-focused physicians compared to European Americans. Cultural Diversity and Ethnic Minority Psychology, 24(1), 1-14.
Hosking, D., Jiang, D., Sargent-Cox, K., & Anstey, K. (2017). Informant-reported cognitive decline and activity engagement across four years in a community sample. Gerontology, 63(5), 469-478.
Tsai, J. L., Ang, J. Y. Z., Blevins, E., Goemandt, G., Fung, H. H., Jiang, D., ...Haddouk, L. (2016). Leaders’ smiles reflect cultural differences in ideal affect. Emotion, 16(2), 183-195.
Jiang, D., Fung, H. H., Sims, T., Tsai, J. L., & Zhang, F. (2016). Limited time perspective increases the value of calm. Emotion, 16(1), 52-62.
Jiang, D., Li, T., & Hamamura, T. (2015). Societies' tightness moderates age differences in perceived justifiability of morally debatable behaviors. European Journal of Ageing, 12(4), 333-340.
Sims, T., Tsai, J. L., Jiang, D., Wang, I., Fung, H. H., & Zhang, X. (2015). Wanting to maximize the positive and minimize the negative: implications for mixed affective experience in American and Chinese contexts. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 109(2), 292-315.
Chan, S., Jiang, D., & Fung, H. H. (2015). Role conflict and satisfaction in the work-family context: Age differences in the moderating effect of role commitment. Psych Journal, 4(1), 20-27.
Wong, L. P., Fung, H. H., & Jiang, D. (2015). Associations between religiosity and death attitudes: Different between Christians and Buddhists?. Psychology of Religion and Spirituality, 7(1), 70-79.
Tam, K-P., Lau, H-P & Jiang, D. (2012). Culture and subjective well-being: A dynamic constructivist view. Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology, 43, 23-31.

Conference Papers
Cheung, R. Y. M., Yum, Y. N., & Jiang, D. (2020, November). Implicit and explicit attitudes towards cultural minorities in Hong Kong. Psychonomic Society 61st Annual Meeting, Virtual.
Liu, S., Jiang, D., Cheung, R. Y. M., & Yum, Y. N. (2020, June). The moderating role of implicit culture belief on the relationship between cultural identification and stigma towards cultural minorities. Poster presented at APS Virtual Poster Showcase, Online.
Jiang, D., Li, T., Fung, H. H. (2019, May). Marital interaction and relationship quality: The role of ideal affect. Poster presented at 31st APS Annual Convention, Washington, DC, USA.
Jiang, D., Warner, L. M., Chong, A. M. L., Li, T., Wolff, J. K., & Chou, K. L. (2018, November). Promoting volunteering among older adults in Hong Kong: A randomized controlled trial. Poster presented at 31st APS Annual Convention, Boston, MA, USA.
Jiang, D., Li, T., Fung, H. H (2018, May). Negative affect valuation and marital satisfaction. Oral presentation at “Aging across Time and Contexts” US-Hong Kong 2018 Conference, Hong Kong.
Jiang, D., Fung, H. H., Sims, T., Tsai, J., & Zhang, F (2017, August). People value calm when future time is limited. Paper presented at 125th annual meeting of the American Psychological Association, Washington D. C.
Jiang, D., Fung, H. H., Sims, T., Tsai, J., & Zhang, F. (2017, July). What feelings do people want to fee when future time is limited?. Paper presented at IAGG World Congress of Gerontology and Geriatrics, San Francisco, USA.

Prizes and awards

APS Rising Star

Date of receipt: /1/2020, Conferred by: Association for Psychological Science
 
Dissertation Award, Behavioral and Social Sciences Section, Gerontological Society of America, 2014
Dissertation Award, Behavioral and Social Sciences Section, Gerontological Society of America, USA. 2014.
Date of receipt: 8/11/2014, Conferred by: The Behavioral and Social Sciences Section, Gerontological Society of America