Registered Architect, Honourary Professor of Architecture, and past holder of Lady Edith Kotewall Professor in the Built Environment at The University of Hong Kong. David Lung served as Dean of the Faculty of Architecture at HKU from 2011-2013 and Head of Department from 2000-2003. He earned his Bachelor of Architecture, Master of Architecture and Master of Arts In Asian Studies from the University of Oregon, USA.
David Lung is internationally recognized for his scholarship and work in the field of vernacular architecture, heritage conservation and World Heritage properties. He has been an active voice in the multifaceted discipline of Architectural Conservation for more than 30 years.