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Kin Sum (Sammy) LI, PhD (Princeton 2015), is Associate Professor at the Department of History, Hong Kong Baptist University. He obtains his BA degree in Translation and MPhil degree in East Asian Studies from the Chinese University of Hong Kong. He is interested in the history of mass production in the ancient world and he attempts to study industrial art with the assistance of science and technology. He is working on articles and a book manuscript on the arts of ancient China. Recently he develops an interest in the history of tea cultures.

Research Interests

Art history, archaeology, mass production, tea 

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 9 - Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure
  • SDG 11 - Sustainable Cities and Communities

Education/Academic qualification

MPhil, Religious Art of the Chu Culture: A Case Study of Tianxingguan Tomb 2, Chinese University of Hong Kong

PhD, Mirrors from 500-200 BC Middle Yangzi Region: Design and Manufacture, Princeton University


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