I am an Assistant Professor in the Department of Religion and Philosophy at Hong Kong Baptist University, and a Research Fellow at the Centre for Applied Ethics.

I completed my Doctor of Philosophy at the University of St Andrews, and graduated from Regent College in Vancouver, Canada with a Master of Divinity. I am a FCCA (Fellow of Chartered Certified Accountant), and graduated from the University of Edinburgh with a Master of Arts (Honours) in English Language.

Having lived on three different continents, I have a high level of cultural sensitivity. Having worked and studied in three different fields, I am able to bring an unique perspective from my diverse experiences. Being fluent in three languages, English, Cantonese, and Mandarin, I can connect with a wide range of individuals effectively.


  • Doctor of Philosophy, University of St Andrews, United Kingdom

  • Master of Divinity, Regent College, Canada

  • Master of Arts (Honours) English Language, University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom



  • #deltaδmovement: Hong Kong’s Lay Theologies in the Making (Digitally)

    • Asian American Theological Forum, Dec 14, 2023

  • Stanley Hauerwas and ‘Chan Tai-man’: an Analysis of Hong Kong Laypeople’s Lived Theology and Hong Kong Theologians’ Engagement with Stanley Hauerwas’s Political Theology from a Practical Theology Perspective

    • Practical Theology, Mar 21, 2023

  • “If the Gospel We Preach Disregards Human Rights, I Would Rather not Preach This Gospel”: Towards a Lived Theology of Hong Kong Churches

    • Theology Today, Jan 1, 2023

  • Digital Research and COVID-19: An Argument for using both Primary and Qualitative Secondary Data in a Hong Kong Ethnography

    • Ethnographic Encounters, May 17, 2022

  • From Folk Religion to Evangelical Christianity: A Case Study on the Process and Challenges of Retirement-age Chinese Males Converting from Folk Taoism to Evangelical Christianity in Hong Kong

    • Asian American Theological Forum, Dec 9, 2021

  • From Colonialism to Communism: The Christian Church’s Response to Hong Kong’s 1997 Handover

    • Journal of the Oxford Graduate Theological Society, Nov 4, 2021

  • Faith and Status Quo: What can Post-Handover Hong Kong Churches Learn from Liberation Theology? – in Chinese

    • Hill Road, Jul 1, 2020

  • Why did Jesus get Baptized? An Exegesis of Luke 3:21-22

    • Resonance – a Theological Journal, Sep 12, 2019

  • Of Freedom and Human Agency: An Analysis of Luther’s and Gutiérrez’s Understanding

    • University of Edinburgh Journal, Jun 1, 2019

  • Announcing God’s Presence through Narration and Dialogue: an Exegesis of Joshua 3

    • Resonance – a Theological Journal, Dec 1, 2018

  • Is There Any Historical Support for Spiritual Baptism? Comparing and Analyzing the Theological Views of Cappadocian Fathers and the Pentecostals on Spiritual Baptism

    • Resonance – a Theological Journal, Sep 1, 2018

  • A Perspective of Christianity on Civil Disobedience: A Study of Hong Kong’s Occupy Central and the Umbrella Movement

    • Resonance – A Theological Journal, Jun 1, 2018

Book Reviews

  • Book Review of Disordered: The Holy Icon and Racial Myths by Jessica Wai-fong Wong

    • Christianity Next, Jan 23, 2023

  • Book Review of The Resurrection of Jesus Christ: Exploring its Theological Significance and Ongoing Relevance by W. Ross Hastings

    • Theology of Scotland, Nov 22, 2022

  • Book Review of Understanding World Christianity: China by Kim-kwong Chan

    • International Bulletin of Mission Research, Mar 3, 2022

  • Book Review of Digital Social Research by Giuseppe A. Veltri

    • BSA Network, Dec 20, 2021

  • Book Review of The Appearing Demos: Hong Kong During and After the Umbrella Movement by Laikwan Pang

    • Hong Kong Studies, Jul 31, 2021

  • Book Review of T&T Clark Reader in Theological Anthropology edited by Marc Cortez and Michael P. Jensen

    • Expository Times, Mar 4, 2020

  • Book Review of Moral Vision: Seeing the World with Love and Justice by David Matzko McCarthy & James M. Donohue CR

    • Expository Times, Jan 27, 2020

  • Book Review of Locke, Liberal Theory & American Political Theology by John Perry

    • Expository Times, Jun 24, 2019

  • Book Review of Food and Faith by Norman Wirzba

    • University of Edinburgh Journal, Jun 1, 2017

  • Book Review of The Drama of Ephesians: Participating in the Triumph of God by Timothy G. Gombis

    • University of Edinburgh Journal, Jun 1, 2016

  • Book Review of The Gospel in a Pluralist Society by Lesslie Newbigin

    • Regent College Marketplace Institute, Feb 18, 2015

Blog Posts


    • Christian Perspectives of Civic Action under Non-Democratic Governments Based on Church Discussions in Post-Umbrella Movement Hong Kong


    • Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (FHEA), Advance HE, United Kingdom

    • Fellow of the Royal Asiatic Society of Great Britain and Ireland (FRAS), Royal Asiatic Society of Great Britain and Ireland, United Kingdom

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