Mr. Hamzah Nor bin Aedy Rahman is a first year doctoral student in Sociology and Social Policy at Lingnan University in Hong Kong studying under the supervision of Professor Mok Ka Ho and Dr. Xiong Weiyan. Having conducted an evaluative study on the newly implemented framework in the Malaysian education system for his master’s thesis, he developed an interest towards educational policy. His current research interests surround the field of educational pedagogy and educational policy. He has education background having graduated with first class bachelor’s degree in Teaching English as a Second Language from the Institute of Teacher Education, Malaysia and Master of Education in Teaching English as a Second Language from the University of Malaysia Sabah, Malaysia. Prior to joining Lingnan University, he worked as an English teacher for the Malaysian Ministry of Education in a national school in the rural area of Sabah from 2016 to 2020.