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Phone: +852 34427308

Author IDs

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Research Interests

  • Energy Secuirty & Geopolitics
  • Multi-Energy Network Systems in Cities
  • ESG Regulation & Ecosystem in Hong Kong
  • Public Administration of Energy in China


  • PostDoc, Geopolitics of Energy, Harvard Kennedy School
  • PhD, Geographical Political Economy, Durham
  • CFA Certificate in ESG Investing (2023)
  • IBM Professional Certificate in Applied AI (2023)

Other Affiliations

  • Associate Researcher, Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies, Harvard (2022- )

Teaching (CityU PIA)

  • Course Leader, PIA3600 Experiential Learning in Public Affairs
  • Instructor, POL3309 Comparative Public Management
  • Instructor, POL6304 Public Human Resource Management
  • Instructor, PIA5510 Understanding and Managing Smart Cities
  • Tutor, PIA5702 Finance and Economics in Housing and Urban Studies
  • Course Leader, PIA6205 Practice in Public Policy
  • Course Leader, PIA6305 Practice in Public Management
  • Course Leader, PIA6504 Practice in Smart City Management
  • Coordinator, PIA6802 Advanced Housing Practice & Residential

Internal Services (CityU PIA)

  • Research Ethics Committee
  • Admission Advisor, MAHUM

Former Appointments

  • Course Leader, FB5771 Sustainability & ESG Issues in Business, CityU MBA (2022)
  • PT Assistant Professor, MBA in Entrepreneurship, Hong Kong Chu Hai College (2022)
  • Science Lead and Senior Manager, Jockey Club Museum of Climate Change, CUHK (2022)
  • Visiting Fellow, David C. Lam Institute for East-West Studies, HKBU (2021)
  • Director of International Development, HKEX Listed Company (2015-21)
  • Research Associate (Nonresident), European Centre for Climate, Energy and Resource Security (EUCERS), King's College London (2012-16)
  • Visiting Fellow, China Centre, Oxford (2013-14)
  • Visiting Fellow, Beijing Institute of Technology (2013)
  • Lecturer, MSSc Global Political Economy, CUHK (2012)
  • Honorary Fellow, Hong Kong Energy Studies Centre, HKBU (2010-2)
  • Researcher, Consulate General of Kazakshtan in Hong Kong (2008-9)

Professional Services

  • Topic Editor, Special Section on "Socio-Environmental Dynamics in Sustainable Fashion: A Life Cycle Perspective towards SDGs and Carbon Neutrality", Frontiers in Environmental Science & Frontiers in Sustainability (2023-4)
  • Book Proposal Reviewer, Wiley (2014)
  • Journal Referees (2010- ): Nature Energy, Applied Energy, Energy Policy, Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, Energy Strategy Review, Energy Economics, Geopolitics, Political Geography, Geoforum, Journal of Cleaner Production, Sustainability


  • Elsevier Award for Hottest Articles in Energy Policy (2012)

Pro Bono Work

  • Expert Advisor, UNESCO Inclusive Policy Lab (2023- )
  • Adivsor, Uni-D, HKSTP Incubation (2023- )
  • Network Manager, United Nations Sustainable Development Solutions Network (2022)
  • Documentary Academic Adviser (pro bono), No Poverty Land (無窮之路), Seasons 1-2, TVB (2021-2)
  • Committee, Uplift Education Fund (2015-16)