Kenneth Valpey is a Gaudiya Vaishnava Theologian who studied at Oxford University, St Cross College (1999 – 2004). While there, he conducted his research at the Oxford Centre for Hindu Studies. He has a D.Phil. from Oxford University, where his dissertation was on Chaitanya Vaishnava murti-seva. He is also a member of the International Society for Krishna Consciousness, in which Krsna Ksetra Das (spiritual name given to him by Srila Prabhupada) acts as an initiating spiritual master, or guru. He is presently a professor at Bhaktivedanta College where the current and central programme of study is in Vaishnava Theology. There he teaches courses in Vaishnava Vedanta. Now he teaches at The Chinese University of Hong Kong.