Kim-Pong Tam is an environmental psychologist interested in humans' connection to nature and their responses to global environmental change (e.g., climate change). He is currently investigating (i) how people construe their relationship with nature and the emotional and behavioral implications of such construal; (ii) the cross-national variations in phenomena regarding environmental attitude and pro-environmental behavior; (iii) the socio-political dynamics behind individuals' appraisal of and responses to environmental problems; and (iv) the various factors behind individuals' support for climate change mitigation and adaptation policies.
Editor-in-Chief, Asian Journal of Social Psychology
Associate editor, Journal of Pacific Rim Psychology, PsyEcology
Editorial board member, Journal of Business Research, Journal of Environmental Psychology
Google Scholar: https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=e1bKI0cAAAAJ
"Go Green with Psychology" Teaching Project: http://gogreenwithpsy.ust.hk