Associate Professor of Business Education
Associate Professor of Business Education

Research Interests

  • Business Ethics
  • Lifelong Learning
  • Business Education
  • Business Communication
  • The Institutionalization of Education
  • Globalization

Academic Qualifications

  • Ph.D. The University of Hull, Education
  • M.B.A. Murdoch University, China Executive Focus
  • B.Ed. Queen's University, Education
  • B.A.(Hons.) Queen's University, Social Science

Academic And Professional Experience

  • The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Department of Management, Associate Professor of Business Education, Jan 2020 - present, Assistant Professor of Business Education, July 2014 - Dec 2019, Adjunct Assistant Professor & Visiting Scholar, July 2012 - June 2014.

  • United International College, Division of Business and Management, Assistant Professor (Business Ethics / Business Communication), 2010 - 2012.

  • Power English Co. Ltd., Owner and Director, Corporate Training, 2004 - 2012.

  • Royal Roads University (Canada) & China MBA Programme, Associate Faculty, (The Environment of Business / Global Issues In Management), 2002 - 2012.

  • Concordia International School (Hong Kong), Principal, 2004 - 2007.

  • Wall Street Institute (Beijing / Shanghai), National Service Management Consultant, 2001.

  • The University of Hong Kong, School of Professional and Continuing Education (SPACE), Lecturer (Management Diploma), 2000 - 2001.

  • Tian Yi Printing Co. (Shangdong), Marketing Consultant, 1997 - 2000.

  • Hong Kong International School, AP Economics Teacher, 1996 - 1997.

  • Canadian Overseas Secondary School (Hong Kong), Business Head / Teacher, 1992 - 1993, & 1994 - 1997.

  • Michael McGiveney High School (Canada), World Issues Teacher, 1993 - 1994

  • St. Robert's Secondary School (Canada), Politics / World Issues Teacher, 1989 - 1992

Faculty Profile

Prof. Mark Mihorean is an Associate Professor of Business Education in the Department of Management. He has taught several Undergraduate and MBA courses including: ‘Business Ethics’, ‘Human Resources Management’, ‘Management of Organizations’, and ‘Responsible Leadership’. He has a wide range of professional experiences including Teaching, Consulting, and Managing. He has been a Principal of an international school, operated three tutorial centres, and engaged in management consulting in various cities including Beijing. Mark takes a highly-interactive approach to teaching and aims to help students lift themselves ‘above their old selves’. He holds a B.A.(Hons.), a B.Ed., an M.B.A., and a Ph.D.

Funded Projects

  • Recipient of CEL (CEI) Teaching Development Grant (July 2013-Dec. 2014) Business Ethics – Online Collection of Student Projects