Su Jin (Susan) Lee

Research Scientist I


Su Jin (Susan) Lee is a licensed occupational therapist and research scientist at the Center for Assistive Technology and Environmental Access. She earned her master's degree in occupational therapy from Washington University in St. Louis, where she conducted research under Susan Stark, PhD, FAOTA investigating the feasibility of conducting a tele-assessment to identify environmental barriers in the homes of older adults. She is active in the Georgia Occupational Therapy Association (GOTA) and is committed to promoting occupational therapy as a science- and evidence-driven profession to members of the wider research community. Susan additionally practices as an occupational therapist in an inpatient rehabilitation unit primarily serving the geriatric population.


2013 Master of Science in Occupational Therapy, Washington University School of Medicine, Program in Occupational Therapy, St. Louis, MO.

Research and Clinical Interests:

  • Environmental influences on functional independence and participation of community dwelling older adults with chronic conditions
  • Home modification and technology-based interventions to support aging in place


Licensed to practice Occupational Therapy in the State of Georgia

Professional Memberships/Affiliations:

  • American Occupational Therapy Association
  • Georgia Occupational Therapy Association
  • Korean-American Occupational Therapy Association