Scientific Advisory Committee

OPCFHK thanks the many independent and respected scientists who have been helping review the conservation funding proposals and giving valuable advices throughout the years. We have 27 members currently:

Mr. Howard CHUK (Chair) Foundation Director, OPCFHK
Mr. Grant ABEL Director for Life Sciences, Seattle Aquarium
Mr. JIANG Bo Director of General Office, China Fisheries Law Enforcement, Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs
Dr. Robert L. BROWNELL Jr. Senior Scientist, Southwest Fisheries Science Center, Marine Mammal & Turtle Division, NOAA
Mr. CHAN Kin-Fung, Simon  Assistant Director (Conservation), Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department
Dr. CHEUNG Ting-On Lewis  Associate Head of Department & Associate Professor, Department of Social Sciences, Education University of Hong Kong
Prof. FAN Pengfei Professor, School of Life Sciences, Sun Yat-Sen University
Dr. Lincoln FOK Assistant Professor, Department of Science and Environmental Studies, Education University of Hong Kong
Dr. Billy HAU Principal Lecturer, School of Biological Sciences, The University of Hong Kong
Dr. Leszek KARCZMARSKI Director, Cetacea Research Institute
Dr. Nancy KARRAKER Associate Professor, University of Rhode Island
Ms. Kanitha KRISHNASAMY Director, TRAFFIC Southeast Asia
Dr. Michael LAU Chairman, Hong Kong Wetlands Conservation Association (HKWCA) 
Dr. Paolo MARTELLI Director for Veterinary Services, Ocean Park Hong Kong
Dr. Daniel K. ODELL Former Senior Research Biologist, Hubbs-Sea World Research Institute
Prof. RAN Jianghong Professor, College of Life Science, Sichuan University
Dr. Simon SIN Assistant Professor, School of Biological Sciences, The University of Hong Kong
Dr. Craig STRANG Associate Director for Learning and Teaching, Lawrence Hall of Science, University of California, Berkeley
Mr. William STREET Senior Vice President, Indianapolis Zoo
Dr. SUNG Yik-hei Assistant Professor, Science Unit, Lingnan University
Dr. WONG Fook-Yee Adjunct Professor, Geography Resource Management, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Prof. ZHANG Hemin Director, China Conservation and Research Center for the Giant Panda
Dr. YEN Chia-Dai Assistant Professor, National Taiwan Ocean University
Prof. ZHANG Zejun Vice President, College of Life Science, China West Normal University
Mr. ZHANG Zhi Zhong Director, Wild Animal and Plant Protection and Management Agency, National Forestry and Grassland Administration