Chair Professor of Space Science and Director of Laboratory for Space Research
Prof. Kwok uses space-based infrared telescopes to study the synthesis of complex organics in space, in particular in the circumstellar envelopes of evolved stars. Prof. Kwok is the President of International Astronomical Union (IAU) Commission F3 Astrobiology, and the past President of IAU Commission 34 Interstellar Matter. He previously served as Dean of Science of the University of Hong Kong and Director and Distinguished Research Fellow of the Institute of Astronomy and Astrophysics, Academia Sinica. He is a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science.
CCST 9012 (common core) Our Place in the Universe
SCNC 3111 Frontier of Science Honours Seminar
SCNC 2121/2122 Experiential learning course in British Columbia, Canada