Research Student Profiles

Mr LEE, Ka Lun

Social Contexts and Policies of Education

Programme of Study: PhD

Field of Study: Education for Skills, Competencies, or Well-being? The Potential of the OECD 2030 Framework in Hong Kong

Research Topic: Education for Skills, Competencies, or Well-being?: The OECD 2030 Framework in Hong Kong

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Office: Room 401, Runme Shaw Building

About Me:
EMBA Global Asia, M.A.(Visual Arts), M.Soc.Sc.(Nonprofit Management), M.Soc.Sc.(Behavoiral Health), B.Eng.(Electrical and Electronic Engineering)

Founder of Phoenix Foundation, DragoNation, Envision Hong Kong and GEILI. Founding CEO of Yidan Prize, a philanthropic foundation established by the founder of Tencent. A social sector specialist with experiences in Philanthropy, Corporate Social Responsibility, Social Entrepreneurship, NGO and foundation. A Round-the-World speaker for over tens of thousands participants in 60 countries of 6 continents. Mentor for over 1000 mentees.

Primary Supervisor: Professor LA LONDE, Priya Goel

Co-supervisor(s): Professor POSTIGLIONE, Gerard

Awards and Prizes:
Tin Ka Ping Foundation Postgraduate Fellowship, awarded by Tin Ka Ping Foundation, 2021-2025
UGC Targeted Taught Postgraduate Programmes Fellowship, awarded by UGC, 2020-2021
Two Student Engagement Awards at CampUS Connect, awarded by HKBU, 2021
Generation T, awarded by Tatler, 2018
EMBA Global Asia Scholarship, awarded by HKU Business School, 2018-2020
Hong Kong Social Enterprise Challenge Champion, awarded by CUHK, 2015
Youth Service Award, awarded by HKFYG, 2014
TEDxSummit Scholarship, awarded by TED, 2012
Australia-China Youth Dialogue Fellow, awarded by Australia China Youth Association, 2012
Incubatee, Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Prof Muhammad Yunus’ Grameen Creative Lab, awarded by National Singapore University, 2012
Clinton Global Initiative University Scholarship, awarded by Clinton Foundation, 2010-2012
Dragon 100, awarded by The Dragon Foundation, 2005
Trainee of the Year, awarded by Hong Kong Institution of Engineers, 2005
Outstanding Tutor Award, awarded by HKU, 2001-2003
Swire Scholarship, awarded by HKU, 2001-2003