Prof. TSOU Jin Yeu (鄒經宇)

Ph.D. MArch

Visiting address
Phone: +852 34426505

Author IDs



Academic Qualifications:

Doctor of Architecture (1992) in Computer-Aided Architecture Design, The University of Michigan

Master of Architecture (1986), University of Michigan


Professional Qualifications:

Senior Fellow, Architectural Society of China, PRC

Member, China Green Building Council, PRC

Member, CSUS Committee of Experts on Green Building Assessment, Chinese Society for Urban Studies, PRC

Services outside CityU


Emeritus Professor, School of Architecture, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Honorary Professor in Graz University of Technology (TU Graz), invited by the Chancellor of TU Graz

Visiting Professor in Beijing Jiaotong University

Visiting Professor in Beijing University of Civil Engineering and Architecture

Visiting Professor in Tianjin University

Visiting Professor in Zhejiang University of Technology


International Conference / Professional Societies

Board of Director, International Society for Computing in Civil and Building Engineering (ISCCBE)

Academic Member, International Real Estate Federation (FIABCI) East Asia Multinational Chapter

Judge, The FIABCI World Prix d’Excellence Awards

Advisory Committee Member, Association for Computer Aided Design in Architecture (ACADIA)

Distinguished Fellow & Board of Supervisor, International Forum on Urbanism (IFoU)

Board of Director, Computer Aided Architectural Design in Asia(CAADRIA)

Member, Australian Urban Research Infrastructure Network (AURIN) Technical Committee

Member, International Journal of Architectural Computing(IJAC)

Member, Association of the Database Standard Committee of the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat, USA


National Professional Societies

Former Advisory Member, the Committee of Science & Technology, Ministry of Housing and Urban-Rural Development (MoHURD), PRC

Honorary Advisor, National Smart City Joint Labs (CSUS, MOHURD, PRC)

Expert, 2022 Winter Olympics Engineering and Construction


Regional Professional Societies

Co-Founder, Chairman of China Green Building (Hong Kong) Council

Chairman, Council for Green Building Evaluation Research in Taiwan

Reviewer, Public Policy Research (PPR) Funding Scheme, Policy Innovation and Co-ordination Office (PICO), Hong Kong SAR, PRC

Expert Team, The XPLORER PRIZE

Board of Director, Foundation of Greater China Wisdom

Honorary Advisor, Smart City Consortium

Committee Member, Cross-Straits Area Urban Pension Alliance

Expert Member of Committee, Guangzhou Nansha New District Urban Planning Committee

Foreign Committee Member, Guangdong Provincial Science and Technology Association

Committee Member, Urban Development Research Center, East China Normal University Institute


Research Institute

Founding Director, Center for Housing Innovations

Research Interests/Areas

Housing studies, design approach for ageing and gender topics; performance-based design technology, interdisciplinary collaborative planning and design methods, green building technology and evaluation.

Editor or Editorial Membership

Proceedings of China Urban Housing Conference

  1. Chair of Editorial Board, The 12th China Urban Housing Conference, 06/2016-07/2017
  2. Chair of Editorial Board, The 11th China Urban Housing Conference, 06/2014-07/2015
  3. Chair of Editorial Board, The 10th China Urban Housing Conference, 06/2012-07/2013
  4. Chair of Editorial Board, The 9th China Urban Housing Conference, 06/2010-07/2011
  5. Chair of Editorial Board, The 8th China Urban Housing Conference, 06/2008-09/2009
  6. Chair of Editorial Board, The 7th China Urban Housing Conference, 06/2007-09/2008
  7. Chair of Editorial Board, The 6th China Urban Housing Conference, 03/2006-03/2007
  8. Chair of Editorial Board, The 5th China Urban Housing Conference, 11/2004-11/2005
  9. Chair of Editorial Board, The 4th China Urban Housing Conference, 09/2003-09/2004
  10. Chair of Editorial Board, The 3rd China Urban Housing Conference, 07/2002-07/2003


  1. Self-Sustainable Eco-Village, 12/2015-03/2016
  2. Vice President, Design Community, School of Architecture, Tsinghua University, since 11/2013
  3. PC Member of Program Committee, Computer-Aided Architectural Design Futures 2013, 09/2012-03/2013
  4. Chair of Editorial Board, CAAD Futures, 2005
  5. Member of Editorial Board, Housing in the Special Economic Zones: A Preliminary Study of Housing Provision and Conditions in Shenzhen, 1997