Assistant Professor, School of Design of the Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Keith Tam is a typographer, information designer, teacher and researcher. He is currently an assistant professor at the School of Design of the Hong Kong Polytechnic University, where he heads the Communication Design programme and the Information Design Lab. Prior, Keith taught and practiced communication design in Canada. Keith’s research and pedagogy focus on the interrelationship between typography and information design, with particular interest in complex documents and multilingual issues. Keith holds a BDes in Communication Design from the Emily Carr Institute, Canada and an MA in Typeface Design from the University of Reading, UK. He is also currently a PhD researcher at the University Reading.