Doctor of Science, U. Louvain, 1960.
Professor, Dongguk U., Seoul, 1960-1990;
director, Korean Institute Buddhist Studies, Seoul, since 1974. Research director Academy Korean Studies, Seoul, 1978-1981. Board of trustees Korean Foundation for Promotion of Buddhism, Seoul, since 1981, Foundation for Buddhist Broadcasting, Seoul, since 1989.
Teacher Won-Hyo Institute.
Member Buddhist Laymen's Congress of Korea (trustee since 1994, president).
M. Tae-Hae Lee; children: Soo-gyong, Ju-won, Ju-Hyung, Ju-Myung.