Dr WONG Joseph Francis is the Vice Principal of Hong Kong Design Institute and Hong Kong Institute of Vocational Education (Lee Wai Lee) and the Deputy Academic Director of the Design Discipline in the Vocational Training Council.
Dr Wong has many years of experience as an educator, researcher and designer in the field of architecture and is an elected Council Member (2020-21) and a Fellow of the Hong Kong Institute of Architects. Focusing on architectural education and research the past two decades, he has presented his work in many international conferences and published in top academic journals in the field of architecture and design. Dr Wong was awarded the Berkeley Prize International Fellow in 2014 for his contribution to design education. He is currently a juror for the prestigious Red Dot Design Award.
Dr Wong received his Bachelor of Arts (Architecture) from UC Berkeley and the Master of Architecture from MIT. He holds a Doctorate of Education from Leicester.