About St. John's

College Management

St. John's College is a statutory body which is governed by St. John's College Ordinance (Cap 1089). The Ordinance regulates the power and the management authority of the College.

The governing body of the College is the College Council which is headed by the President, who shall be appointed by the Council. The Master and Fellows shall constitute the administrative authority of the College and the Master shall be the chief administrative officer.

The Dean of College is appointed by the Master and he is responsible for student affairs. The Administrator is responsible for the day to day management. Tutors serve as a bridge the College and the students. The students form the Students' Association of the College, and an Executive Committee is elected every year to promote "fellowship", recreation and common interests among the members.

College Council

The College Council shall consist of :

a. the following members ex officio:

  1. the President, who shall be chairman;
  2. the Master;
  3. the treasurer
  4. the Fellows not being honorary fellows;
  5. the Vicar of St. Stephen's Church in Pok Fu Lam;
  6. the secretary of the Church Missionary Society, South China Mission, or a person nominated by him;

b. the following appointed members:

  1. one man and one woman being former residents of the College, appointed by the associations of alumnae and alumni;
  2. four principals of Hong Kong Sheng Kung Hui Secondary Schools, appointed by the Standing Committee of the General synod of the Province of Hong Kong Sheung Kung Hui, for a period of two year at a time.
  3. Two representative appointed by the Standing Committee of Standing Committee of the General synod of the Province of Hong Kong Sheung Kung Hui, for a period of two years at a time.

c. two other members may be elected by the council.

The Members of the College Council for year 2014-15:


  • The Hon. Mr. Justice Yeung Chun Kuen


  • Dr. Eric Chong



Life Fellow:

Council Members:

Honorary Fellows:

The Officials of the College

The Master

Dr Eric Chong (Ph. D.) has been the Master of St. John's College since August 2008. He is a Malaysian, holding degrees in Engineering (Metallurgical), History of Religions, Theology, Anthropology and Archaeology, and Comparative Literature. He has received his education from the University of Malaya, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Columbia University, University of London and Cambridge University.His fields of specialty include Middle Eastern (particularly Iraq, Syria and Palestine) Archaeology and Literature. He is also the Academic Tutor for History, Literature and Philosophy at St. John's College

Dean of College

Dr. Wong Kwok Chun is the current Dean of College. He once stayed in 2/F. he graduated from Heep Wo College, and gained a Bachelors degree, as master degree and a Doctorate degree in Surveying from the University of Hong Kong. He is now an Associate Professor in the Department of Real Estate of the University of Hong Kong.

Lay Chaplain & Tutor Counselors

Senior Research Fellow

Fellow in Residence

Senior Tutor

Tutor Advisor

Tutor Counselors:

Academic Tutors and Honorary Academic Tutors:

Assistant Lecturer(Part-time):

College Accountant:

Assistant Manager

Chief Steward