Prof. Pai is currently Wei Lun Professor of Humanities at The Chinese University of Hong Kong.
Prof. Pai is a world renowned writer, playwright and producer of Kunqu. His many highly acclaimed novels and short stories were translated into different languages and adapted for film, television and the stage. Prof. Pai has had a long and fruitful collaboration with CUHK. He was an adjudicator of a literary award of the Faculty of Arts and a guest speaker at literary workshops. Prof Pai was conferred the degree of Doctor of Literature,
honoris causa, by the University in recognition of his exceptional achievements in the world literary arena as well as his unfailing support to the University.