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Walter Lee

Director, Research
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373 Goodwin Hall
635 Price's Fork Rd.
Blacksburg, VA 24061
United States


Dr. Lee leads research initiatives related to CEED efforts and undergraduate engineering students. He also assists with the assessment and evaluation of programs related to the retention of current engineering students.


Dr. Lee received his Ph.D. in Engineering Education (2015) and his M.S. in Industrial System Engineering (2013) from Virginia Tech’s College of Engineering. He received his B.S. in Industrial Engineering (2010) from Clemson University’s College of Engineering & Science.


Dr. Lee has been involved with programs, activities, and services that focus on the recruitment and retention of engineering students since 2008. His professional interests are focused on providing engineering students with the support necessary to be successful academically and professionally. He is particularly interested in the development and assessment of co-curricular student interventions.