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Wing Chung FAN is a Senior Lecturer in the Department of History at Hong Kong Baptist University.  Apart from teaching more than ten courses in the Department of History, he actively participates in public lectures, academic seminars, TV and radio programmes, as well as some academic activities which are organized by different kinds of academic organizations, in order to transfer his academic knowledge and perspectives to the community.  He has authored / co-authored / co-edited some books and published more than 30 articles and book chapters.  His long term research focuses are closely related to the History and Culture in East Asia, special attention will be always given to the Korean History.

Research Interests

  1. History of Korea
  2. History of Traditional Korean Confucianism and Literature
  3. Historical and Cultural Relations between China, Korea and Japan
  4. Intellectual and Cultural History of China
  5. History and Culture of Comics and Animation in East Asia
  6. History and Culture of Southeast Asia

Education/Academic qualification

PhD, Eastern Miscellany and the Changes in the Modern Chinese Culture(《《東方雜誌》與近代中國文化的變遷》), Hong Kong Baptist University

Award Date: 8 Nov 2005

MPhil, Sino-Korean Relations during the Yuan-Ming Transition(《元明之際的中韓關係》), Hong Kong Baptist University

Award Date: 10 Nov 2000

Bachelor, Heungseon Daewongun of Joseon and the Imo Incident(《朝鮮大院君與壬午軍亂》), Hong Kong Baptist University

Award Date: 15 Nov 1996


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