Vice Principal at Ibstock College, Leicestershire
Lee studied Microbiology and Viriology at Warwick University, and has been a teacher for 24 years. He has close ties to Warwick University as it is also where he completed his PGCE.
Lee has been prevalent within the Space and Science communities, where he worked as a National Secondary Strategy Science Consultant. He has also run an Astronaut Academy specialism (which is project based learning for KS3) and is developing a KS2-KS3 numeracy project all around the NASA Europa Mission.
Lee was awarded Advanced Skills Teacher (AST) status for excellence in teaching.
"Space Science is one of the fastest growing industries in the UK- we need our young people to engage in multidisciplinary activities related to space. The National Space Academy Lead Educator role is key to engaging teachers and students for a future in space."