Honorary Associate Professor, Department of Politics and Public Administration, HKU, 2018–2019
Fellow, Centre of Civil Society and Governance, HKU, 2011–2017.
Visiting Scholar, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, October 2014.
Visiting Scholar, Center for the Third Sector, National Chengchi University, Taiwan, R.O.C., June 2010.
Summer Fellow, RGK Center on Philanthropy and Community Service, University of Texas-Austin, Austin, Texas, U.S., Summer 2008.
Visiting Scholar, Guanghua School of Management, Peking University, Beijing, China, Summer 2008.
Emerging Scholar, Center on Nonprofits and Philanthropy, Urban Institute, Washington, D.C., U.S., June–August, 2006.
• Liu, Helen K. “Crowdsourcing Government: Lessons from Multiple Disciplines.” Public Administration Review. 2017.
• Liu, Helen K. “An Analysis of the Social Process in Ideas Generation for Public Policies.” Information Polity. 2017. Preprint 1-19.
• Liu, Helen K. “Exploring Online Engagement in Public Policy Consultation: The Crowd or the Few?” Australian Journal of Public Administration. 2016. 76(1): 33-47
• Nie, Lin, Liu, Helen K. and Cheng, W. “Exploring Factors that Influence Voluntary Disclosure by Chinese Foundations.” VOLUNTAS: International Journal of Voluntary and Nonprofit Organizations. 2016. 1–27.
• Lee, Eliza W.Y. and Liu, Helen K. “Factors Influencing Network Formation Among Social Service Nonprofit Organizations in Hong Kong and Implications for Comparative and China Studies.” International Public Management Journal. 2013. Vol. 15, Issue 4, Pages 454–478.
• Liu, Helen K. and Sandfort, Jodi. “Open Source Platforms for Citizen Engagement: Examining Ashoka’s Design and Implementation.” Nonprofit Policy Forum. 2011. Volume 2, Issue 2, Pages 1–20.
• Gronbjerg, Kirsten, Liu, Helen K. and Pollak , Thomas H. “Incorporated but Not IRS-Registered: Exploring the (Dark) Grey Fringes of the Nonprofit Universe.” Nonprofit and Voluntary Sector Quarterly. 2010. vol. 39 no. 5, Pages 925–945.
• Reingold, David and Liu, Helen K. “Do Poverty Attitudes of Social Service Agency Directors Influence Organizational Behavior?” Nonprofit and Voluntary Sector Quarterly. 2009.