Curriculum vitae



Lee Yoke Lai (PhD.)
Position -Senior Lecturer

-Head of Heritage Landscape Planning, Design, and Management Research Group

Correspondence  address Department of Landscape Architecture,

Faculty of Built Environment, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia,

81310 Johor Bahru,

Johor, Malaysia.

Contact number +(6) 017-9708796
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1th 0ctober 2012-24th March 2016 Doctorate degree (Urban Design)

Territorial Design Studies Unit (Kubota-sensei Lab) & Urban Design Lab (Nishimura-sensei Lab)

Department of Urban Engineering,

Graduate School, the University of Tokyo, Japan.

Doctorate dissertation:

Study on the Evolution of a Heritage Tin Mining Town: A Case of Taiping in Perak, Malaysia.

July 2010 – January 2012 Master of Science (Urban Design)

Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Skudai, Johor.

Master Thesis:

The Roles Cultural Spaces Characterising the Identity of Historic Towns in Malaysia.

June 2005 – December  2008 B.A Hons. in Landscape Architecture,

Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Skudai, Johor.

Undergraduate thesis:

Proposed Revitalization Project of Kuantan Riverfront at Sungai Kuantan, Pahang Darul Makmur.

June 2000 – December 2003 Diploma in Architecture

Polytechnic Sultan Haji Ahmad Shah, Kuantan, Pahang.



  1. Assessing Resilience of Farmer Communities In Pontian District From Rapid Development of Iskandar Malaysia (GUP grant)
  2. Assessment Of Biocultural Diversity In Urbanised Area: A Framework Towards Sustainable Urban Landscape.
  3. Tanjung Pelepas Ecological Park Collaborative Research Project: Proposed Landscape and Ecological Management Plan
  4. Collaborative Book Chapter with Yayasan Warisan Johor: Exploring The Cultural Landscape of Johor


lee yoke lai _CV _27.10.2017