Ron Choong is an independent interdisciplinary scholar of Christian theology and its relationships with history, philosophy and the natural sciences. He founded the Academy for Christian Thought, a non-profit research and educational organization in 2003.
He studied biology and chemistry in Malaysia, where he was born. He went on to London to read law while taking another degree in astronomy and economics. After a stint practicing international law, he came to New York and took four degrees oat Princeton and Yale, culminating in a PhD in science and theology from Princeton Seminary.
He serves as the Executive Director of ACT, based in New York City. His current interests include the emergence of religious cognition, the history of Bible formation, the doctrine of creation, as well as paleoanthropology and cognitive neuroscience.