Professor Mok is Vice-President of Lingnan University in Hong Kong, where he is also Professor of Comparative Policy. He has extensive professional and academic experience of international higher education with a focus on China and East Asia. Prior to joining Lingnan University, Professor Mok held senior administrative positions at the Hong Kong Institute of Education and the University of Bristol in the United Kingdom.
Professor Mok has published extensively in the fields of comparative education policy, comparative development and policy studies, and social development in contemporary China and East Asia. Professor Mok's leadership and entrepreneurial approach has also been demonstrated through presidencies of academic societies, founding editorial positions for books and journals, recognition by the Ministry of Education of the People's Republic of China, and invitations to collaborate on international research with a wide range of global partners.