Professer Rocky Tuan meets the media after his appointment as Chinese University’s vice-chancellor. Photo: K. Y. Cheng Professer Rocky Tuan meets the media after his appointment as Chinese University’s vice-chancellor. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
Professer Rocky Tuan meets the media after his appointment as Chinese University’s vice-chancellor. Photo: K. Y. Cheng

Chinese University of Hong Kong’s new head seems the perfect choice, so why are his detractors up in arms?

Professor Rocky Tuan was born in the city, went to school here and has the ideal academic expertise – but his doubters say he is out of touch and they fear his commitment to free speech on campus

Professer Rocky Tuan meets the media after his appointment as Chinese University’s vice-chancellor. Photo: K. Y. Cheng Professer Rocky Tuan meets the media after his appointment as Chinese University’s vice-chancellor. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
Professer Rocky Tuan meets the media after his appointment as Chinese University’s vice-chancellor. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
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