Professor Anthony B. L. Cheung, GBS, JP is President of the Hong Kong Institute of Education, carrying the concurrent title of Chair Professor of Public Administration.
Professor Cheung received his PhD degree in Government from the London School of Economics and Political Science, University of London, UK. He has written extensively on governance, privatization, civil service and public sector reforms, government and politics in Hong Kong and China, Asian administrative reforms, and internationalization of higher education. His recent books are Governance and Public Sector Reform in Asia: Paradigm Shift or Business As Usual? (co-edited, RoutledgeCurzon, 2003), Public Service Reform in East Asia: Reform Issues and Challenges in Japan, Korea, Singapore and Hong Kong (edited, Chinese University Press, 2005), 《管治香港的難題：回歸10年反思》(香港：進一步多媒體, 2007),《反思香港發展模式》 (香港：天地圖書有限公司, 2009), and Governance for Harmony in Asia and Beyond (co-edited, Routledge, 2010). He writes regular columns in the South China Morning Post and Ming Pao (in Chinese).
Professor Cheung is a Non-Official Member of the Executive Council of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, Chairman of the Consumer Council, Chairman of the Subsidized Housing Committee of the Housing Authority, member of the Greater Pearl River Delta Region Business Council, and member of the Board of Directors of The Hong Kong Mortgage Corporation Limited. He is also as President of The Asian Association for Public Administration (2012-14).
Professor Cheung is the founding chairman of the policy think-tank SynergyNet and a founding director of the Hong Kong Policy Research Institute. He is a former Member of the Legislative Council (1995-97) and former Vice-Chairman of the Democratic Party (1994-1998).
Governance studies; Asian administrative reforms; Civil service studies; Para-governmental organizations and Privatization; internationalization of higher education.
Member, Executive Council Chairman, Consumer Council Chairman, Subsidized Housing Committee, Hong Kong Housing Authority Director, The Hong Kong Mortgage Corporation Limited Member, Greater Pearl River Delta Business Council Member, Disaster Relief Fund Advisory Committee Member (Higher Education Sub-Sector), Election Committee, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Founding Director, Hong Kong Policy Research Institute Board Member, SynergyNet - a policy think-tank Honours: Justice of the Peace 1999 Bronze Bauhinia Star (BBS) 2001 Gold Bauhinia Star (GBS) 2009