Senior Programme Director

Dr. NG, Simon T.M. (Assistant Professor) 吳達明博士 (助理教授)

LLB City UHK; MPhil, PhD CUHK

Background

Simon holds LLB (Hons), M.Phil. in government and public administration and Ph.D. in laws. His academic interests include legal theories, the rule of law, cultural studies of law, law and identity, disability equality and inclusive education. He has written in these areas and details of his publications, academic activities and services can be accessed by visiting the blog “Law, Politics and Humanities”. (simontmng.blogspot.hk

 

Simon serves on the Steering Committee of the Rule of Law Education Project (ROLE) of the HKU Law Faculty and is a member of HKU Centre for Advancement in Inclusive and Special Education (CAISE).   He is co-investigator of a Law Faculty research project on the rule of law and legal culture funded by the RGC General Research Fund (2013-2016/ Project code: HKU 749513H) and was previously involved in the Indicators of Social Development Hong Kong (2001 and 2006), a long-term collaborative project undertaken by three universities in Hong Kong funded by the RGC.  

 

Simon is active in advocating disability rights and equality.  He works with a group of global experts in the area and is frequently invited to give talks and training sessions in Hong Kong and other places in the Greater China area.  He also initiated and organized the Summer Workshop on Disability Rights and Equality at SPACE.