Prof Khong Kim Hoong


  • Deputy Vice Chancellor (Academic) of HELP University.
  • Graduated from the University of Malaya in 1969
  • PhD in Political Science from the University of Pittsburgh, USA  in 1975
  • Prof. Khong has taught at the University of Malaya
  • Chairman of Public Administration Division
  • Secretary of the Academic Staff Association (1976-1977)
  • Secretary of the Malaysian Economic Association (1979-1982)
  • Dr. Khong’s various international appointments include Visiting Fellowships at Ohio University (USA), University of Sydney (Australia), East-West Center (Hawaii), the Japan Institute of International Affairs (Tokyo) and the Institute of Southeast Asian Studies (Singapore). He was also a Visiting Professor at the Helsinki School of Economics in Finland (2001-2009).
  • Dr. Khong has many publications in academic journals. His books and monographs include: “MERDEKA: British Rule and the Struggle for Independence in Malaya”, “The 1990 Malaysian Elections: Continuity, Change and Ethnic Politics” and “The Politics of Japan-Vietnam Relations”. He has presented many papers on higher education at many forums.