Prof Kerry Lee
Head of the Department of Early Childhood Education
Director of the Centre for Educational and Developmental Sciences
Education University of Hong Kong
Professor Kerry Lee joined the Education University of Hong Kong in November 2017. Prior to joining the university, Professor Lee was at the National Institute of Education, Singapore, where he was Head of Research at the Education and Cognitive Development Lab and Associate Dean at the Office of Educational Research. Professor Lee earned his bachelor’s degree from the University of Sydney and his doctorate from Macquarie University in Sydney, Australia. Trained as a cognitive developmental psychologist, his work focuses on mathematical achievement, working memory, and the development of executive functioning. He has published extensively in journals such as the Journal of Educational Psychology and Child Development. He is a member of the Society for Research in Child Development and the European Association for Research in Learning and Instruction. He serves on the editorial or review boards of Child Development, Learning and Individual Differences, the European Journal of Psychological Assessment, and Frontline Learning Research.