Professor Lee Wing On
Vice President, Administration and Development, Open University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

Professor Wing On Lee is currently Vice-President (Administration & Development) and Chair Professor of Comparative Education at the Open University of Hong Kong. He has over 20 years of senior management experience in the tertiary education sector.  Prior to his appointment at the Open University of Hong Kong, he served as Dean of Education Research at National Institute of Education, Singapore. He has also previously served in various capacities at Hong Kong Institute of Education as Vice President (Academic) & Deputy to President, Acting President and Chair Professor of Comparative Education, Founding Dean of the School of Foundations in Education, Head of two Departments and Centre for Citizenship Education. In 2005, he was invited by University of Sydney to be Professor and Director (International). Prior to his service in Australia, he had served at University of Hong Kong as Associate Dean of Education and Founding Director of Comparative Education Research Centre. Prof Lee is a world-renowned scholar in the fields of comparative education, citizenship education, and moral and values education. He has published some 30 books and over 170 journal articles and book chapters. He has served as President of the World Council of Comparative Education (WCCES) (2010-13).  He has also served on the International Steering Committee of the 1995 IEA Civic Education Study, and the Project Advisory Committee of the 2009 IEA International Civics and Citizenship Study. He is currently serving on the Expert Group of the UNESCO Global Citizenship Education project and the Expert Group on Global Competences in preparation for PISA 2018.