Caroline Ng Tseung-Wong

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Dr Caroline Ng Tseung-Wong is an Assistant Professor within the Centre for Applied Psychology at the University of Canberra. Caroline’s research focuses on multicultural identities, intergroup relations and diversity ideologies. For instance, her recent collaborative research has looked at the development of a scale to measure the strategies individuals can use to make sense of their dual (or multiple) identities, the Multicultural Identity Styles Scale (MISS) and its relationship to identity consolidation and psychological well-being. She is also interested in understanding the ways in which people can get along in diversity contexts through the exploration of diversity ideologies, tolerance and intergroup relations.

Education/Academic qualification

PhD, Utrecht University

Master, Institute of Education, University of London

Bachelor, University of Surrey

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Research Output 2006 2019

ethnic identity
national identity
6 Citations (Scopus)
Cultural Diversity
multicultural society
group membership
Design of experiments
7 Citations (Scopus)

Hybrid and Alternating Identity Styles as Strategies for Managing Multicultural Identities

Ward, C., Ng Tseung-Wong, C., Szabo, A., Qumseya, T. & Bhowon, U., 1 Oct 2018, In : Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology. 49, 9, p. 1402-1439 38 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

cultural identity
Psychological Adaptation
1 Citation (Scopus)

What it means to be a national: A study among adolescents in multicultural Mauritius

Ng Tseung-Wong, C., van der Werf, F., Verkuyten, M. & Martinovic, B., 2018, In : Cultural Diversity and Ethnic Minority Psychology. 24, 4

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

group membership
national identity

Young people living multiculturalism in contemporary Mauritius

Ng Tseung-Wong, C., 2018, The Mauritian Paradox: Fifty years of Development, Diversity and Democracy. Eriksen, T. H. & Ramtohul, R. (eds.). University of Mauritius Press, p. 175-189 15 p.

Research output: A Conference proceeding or a Chapter in BookChapter

multicultural society
constitutional reform
conflict potential
cultural anthropology