Former Director, Centre of Asian Studies, The University of Hong Kong
Former Chair Professor, Department of Sociology, The University of Hong Kong
(Retired in 2010)
D.Phil., University of Oxford
B.Litt., University of Oxford
M.Phil., The Chinese University of Hong Kong
B.Soc.Sc., The University of Hong Kong.
Professor Wong Siu-lun is currently Emeritus Chair Professor of Sociology and Honorary Professor of the Hong Kong Institute for the Humanities and Social Sciences (inc. Centre of Asian Studies) of the University of Hong Kong. His research interests include the study of entrepreneurship, business networks, migration, social indicators, and the development of sociology in China. Professor Wong is the author of Sociology and Socialism in Contemporary China (1979), and Emigrant Entrepreneurs: Shanghai Industrialists in Hong Kong (1988). He is also the co-author of Chinese Family Enterprises in Hong Kong: Case Studies (with Victor Zheng, 2004) and the co-editor of Indicators of Social Development: Hong Kong 2006 (2008). Currently, Professor Wong is the Chairperson of the University Council at Hong Kong Shue Yan University.