• About KRIHS
  • Organization

The organization of KRIHS is composed of the Board of Directors, Research Advisory Council, President, Vice-President, Architecture & Urban Research Institute, five divisions, and eighteen centers.

Lee Wanggeun /
Urban Research Division

Tel : 044-960-0242 / Fax : 044-211-4765
Research Areas
urban planning, urban policy, urban regeneration


• Ph. D., Department of Landscape Architecture and Urban Planning, Texas A&M University, USA, 2002
• Master of Landscape Architecture, Department of Landscape Architecture(Urban Design), Graduate School of Environmental Study, Seoul National University
• Bachelor of Engineering, Department of Urban Planning, Keimyung University, 1986.


• 1992 ~ present : Korea Research Institute for Human settlements
• 2011.8. - 2011.12 : member of urban regeneration special committee at Saenuri Party
• 2009. 3. - 2013. 1 : Head, Center for urban regeneration policy in KRIHS

Major Articles / books / Reports

• A Study on integrated management system in public supporting system for activating of community regeneration, 『KRIHS』 2012-34
• Advanced solutions for of national urban regeneration policy, 『Presidential committee on regional development』, 2011
• A study on urban regeneration strategy for the application of regional assets, 『KRIHS』 2011-51
• Study on comprehensive urban regeneration strategy for low and middle income groups, 『KRIHS』 2011-11』

• City-village making with neighbors, 『Creative urban regeneration series』 32, 2012
• Urban regeneration stories focused on historic and cultural assets, 『Hanwol academy』 1444, pp122-137 2012
• City, dreaming of changes with small experiments; 『Creative urban regeneration series』 26, 2012
• Translated, Urbanism in the Age of Climate Change, 『Creative urban regeneration series』 25, 2012