I am currently the Professor and Head of the Department of Cultural and Creative Arts at The Education University of Hong Kong (EdUHK). I received the prestigious Musical Rights Award from the International Music Council in 2011 and the Knowledge Transfer Award from EdUHK in 2012 for my leadership in a research project entitled “Collaborative Project on Teaching Cantonese Opera in Primary and Secondary Schools” which was carried out as a community-wide project to promote Cantonese opera at Hong Kong primary and secondary schools.
2002 - PhD , University of New South Wales, Australia
1995 - Master of Arts (Music), Hong Kong Baptist University
1991 - Postgraduate Diploma in Education, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
1987 - Bachelor of Arts (Hon) in Music, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
1. Creativity in music
2. Motivation in composing music
3. Transmission of Traditional Music in Profession & Schools (Cantonese Opera, UNESCO ICH).