Dr. Minnie Li is a sociologist with research interests in medical sociology, Chinese societies and culture, social networks and identity, and gender and sexuality. She received her Bachelor in Sociology degree from Fudan University, Shanghai in 2007 before she moved to Hong Kong in 2008. She further received her M.Phil. in 2010 and Ph.D. in 2017 from the Department of Sociology, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK).
Dr. Li is currently a Lecturer at the Department of Sociology, CUHK, and had taught and coordinated courses for undergraduates and postgraduates for CUHK, the University of Hong Kong (HKU) and Education University of Hong Kong (EdU). She is also a prolific and influential author of column articles in MingPao Daily, Stand News and Christian Times, and a committee member of the Hong Kong Life and Death Studies Association.