Staff Awards

Staff Awards

Welcome to the Staff Awards website, where we recognise and celebrate the achievements of our faculty and staff. If you wish to share any prizes or awards received, new appointments or memberships in prestigious boards or societies, and other notable achievements in the last six months, we would love to hear from you.

25 September 2017

Prof Phoon appointed ISSMGE board member

Professor Phoon Kok Kwang, Vice Provost (Academic Personnel) has been appointed as a board member of International Society on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (ISSGME). The only one such international society, the ISSMGE was formed in 1936 and comprises 90 member societies worldwide.

14 September 2017

Appointed to WEF’s Future of Regional Governance Council

Assistant Professor Selina Ho has been selected as a Global Future Council Fellow (Regional Governance) of the World Economic Forum. The fellowship recognises outstanding early career scholars in their respective fields of research. Asst Prof Ho will serve in the Council from September 2017 to September 2018, contributing to the intellectual enrichment of the Council and participating in the Annual Conference of the Global Future Councils in Dubai in November 2017.

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30 August 2017

Lifetime Achievement Award for Prof Matthew Gwee

Professor Matthew Gwee from the NUS Yong Loo Lin of Medicine has been presented with the AMEE Lifetime Achievement Award by the international Association for Medical Education in Europe during its annual conference in Helsinki, Finland in August 2017. The AMEE Lifetime Achievement Award is awarded to those who have made a considerable contribution to Medical and Healthcare Professions Education.

24 August 2017

NUS dons honoured at NMEA 2017

Congratulations, Professor Arijit Biswas (National Outstanding Clinician) and Associate Professor Chong Yap Seng (National Outstanding Clinician-Scientist)!

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10 August 2017

Excellence in public service

As part of this year’s National Day Awards, NUS Trustee Mr Phillip Tan Eng Seong was presented with the Meritorious Service Medal, while Professor Heng Chye Kiang from NUS Architecture and Associate Professor Yu Shi Ming from NUS Real Estate were presented with Public Service Star.

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09 May 2017

NUS profs clinch UK awards

Two NUS academics — NUS Geography Professor Henry Yeung and NUS Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering Assistant Professor Ning Yan  — have received prestigious accolades by leading professional associations in the UK for outstanding contributions to their respective fields.

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