C hristopher KEE is the Director of the Graduate School for the College of Arts and Social Sciences and is a Senior lecturer within the Law School of University of Aberdeen.
Prior to joining University of Aberdeen in the middle of 2011, he was a co-author and senior researcher on the Global Sales Law Project. Under the leadership of Professor Ingeborg Schwenzer, the project was headquartered at the University of Basel, Switzerland. The project – the product of which was Global Sales and Contract Law (OUP 2012) – brought together people from a number of legal systems to share their legal backgrounds, traditions, and experiences with the intention of forging a global view of international sales law. This work is not only the most expansive and thorough compilation of basic research in the field of international sales and contract law, but also an important resource for any practitioner dealing in international commerce. While working on this project, Christopher KEE obtained his Doctorate.
Dr. KEE holds an appointment as an Honorary Fellow of Deakin Law School, Australia, and has been an Adjunct Professor at the City University of Hong Kong. He is a Barrister and Solicitor of the High Court of Australia and the Supreme Courts of Victoria and New South Wales and specialises in international arbitration and international commercial law.
Dr. Christopher KEE has published widely, particularly in the field of arbitration. As a representative of APRAG (Asia Pacific Regional Arbitration Group) he participated in the UNCITRAL Arbitration Rules revision process from 2007 to their completion in 2010. He currently serves on the ACICA (Australian Centre for International Commercial Arbitration ) Rules Drafting committee, and is a past Co-Chair of AFIA (Australasian Forum for International Arbitration).
Dr. KEE was recently appointed Co-Director of the Willem C Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot.