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Thursday 27 January 2022
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Dr Tris KEE

Dr Tris KEE

PhD, M.Arch, B.Arch

Senior Lecturer

CPD 1.84
(852) 3917 4612



  • Kee, Tris (2021), COVID-19 Pandemic Inspired Design – An Empirical Study on Maskeeper’s User Experience and Design Ergonomics. Ergonomics International Journal, 5(2): 000271 (Impact factor: 1.9568)
  • Kee, Tris and Chau (2020), Adaptive Reuse of Heritage Architecture and its external effects on Sustainable Built Environment – Hedonic Pricing Model and Case Studies in Hong Kong, Sustainable Development, July 2020 (Impact Factor 6.159 in 2021)
  • Kee, Tris and Chau (2019), Economic Sustainability of Heritage Conservation in Hong Kong : The Impact of Heritage Buildings on Adjacent Property Prices, Sustainable Development, 2019, pp.1-12 (Impact Factor 6.159 in 2021)
  • Kee, Tris (2019), Sustainable Adaptive Reuse – Economic Impact of Cultural Heritage, Journal of Cultural Heritage Management and Sustainable Development, Vol. 9 Issue: 2, pp.165-183 https://doi.org/10.1108/JCHMSD-06-2018-0044 (Impact Factor 0.85)
  • Kee, Tris and A.King (2018), “Impact of Sustainable Product Design on Elderly Ergonomics”, Ergonomics International Journal (EOIJ), 2(7): 000167 (Impact Factor 1.95)
  • Kee, Tris (2018), Sustainable Place-Making in Hong Kong: Transforming Urban Crisis to Urban Renewal Opportunities, US-China Education Review B, February 2018, Vol.8, No. 2, doi: 10.17265/2161-6248/2018.02.00, ISBN 2161-6248. (Impact Factor 0.67)
  • Kee, Tris (2016), Inter-disciplinary Research + Business Collaboration as a New Design Practice, Global Design Network at the Business of Design Week. Dec 2016 issue.
  • Kee, Tris (2016), What is the Impetus to Move? Amenity-rich Residential Clubs and Retirement Housing Aspirations of the Soon-to-be Old, An International Journal of Urban and ExtraUrban Studies, 2016, Volume 8, Issue 1.
  • Kee, Tris (2016) An Emerging Community-Engaged Paradigm in Architectural and Planning Education, The International Journal of Design Education, Volume 10, Issue 3, p21-33.
  • Kee, Tris (2016) Hong Kong Open Space: Discussion and Revelation, Urban Design, Tsinghua University Press, Volume 201502, page 06-033
  • Kee, Tris (2015), Knowledge Exchange and Participatory Practice in Architecture, The International Journal of Design in Society, 2015, Volume 9, Issue 3, 17-25.
  • Kee, Tris (2015), Cultivating a Participatory Design Practice in Architecture – A Case Study of Hong Kong Housing Authority, The International Journal of Architectonic, Spatial, and Environmental Design, Volume 8, Issue 3-4, page 13-25.
  • Kee, Tris (2014), Adaptive Reuse of Industrial Buildings for Affordable Housing in Hong Kong, Journal of Design and Built Environment, 2014, No. 1.


2019 Hong Kong Education Leadership Awards 2019 by the Asian Confederation of Businesses
2019 Innovation and Entrepreneurship Award 2019 by THEi
2015 Gold Award in Architecture for Social Innovation at the Cross-Strait Architectural Design Awards 2015 for the design and built project “HK Value Farm” collaborated with Chinese University HK
2015 Faculty Knowledge Exchange Award by the University of Hong Kong
2014 Academic Committee Award, Shenzhen Biennale of Urbanism\Architecture Academic Committee
2014 Union of International Associations (UIA) Golden Cubes Award – Asia Pacific Region
2014 Low Carbon Research Award by the China Low Carbon Council
2014 UNESCO Asia Pacific Award for Cultural Heritage Conservation – for the Tai O Police Station book publication as part of the Award of Merit for Tai O Heritage Hotel