Biography of Joe LeeMr. Joe LEE is a Lecturer of the Construction Department in the Hong Kong Institute of Vocational Education (Morrison Hill), which is a member institution of the VTC. He obtained his BSc in Building Engineering and Management with First Class Honours and Best Final Year Dissertation Awards. He also received his MSc in Building Engineering (Building Surveying Stream) with Credit. He is a Chartered Builder and is accepted as the Authorized Signatory and Qualified Person by the Buildings Department of Hong Kong Special Administrative Region under the Buildings Ordinance.
Before joining the VTC, Joe gained extensive professional work experience in construction. During his professional training, he was involved with building construction, foundation works, civil works, alternation and addition works, and building maintenance works.
His current research interests include building and maintenance technology, construction health and safety, and construction law and dispute management. He led a student to participate in a research scholarship organized by the Occupational Safety and Health Council in 2011; the student became one of the winners.