Articles tagged with 'staff awards' | National University of Singapore

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2020
04
November
2020
| 10:43 Europe/Amsterdam
Mr Donn Koh, Senior Lecturer from the Division of Industrial Design (DID) at the NUS School of Design and Environment, was among 17 others from various industries who was accorded the SkillsFuture Fellowship – the highest skills award for individ...
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02
November
2020
| 09:36 Europe/Amsterdam
Assistant Professor Brian Y. Lim from the NUS School of Computing has won the ACM IMWUT Distinguished Paper Award at the online UbiComp 2020 Conference. Asst Prof Lim was recognised for his work in analysing data from the Health Promotion Boar...
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26
October
2020
| 09:17 Europe/Amsterdam
Professor Lam Khee Poh, Dean of NUS School of Design and Environment, has been awarded the inaugural iBuildSG Distinguished Fellow award by the Building and Construction Authority (BCA). It is the highest recognition given to senior built environ...
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23
October
2020
| 17:45 Europe/Amsterdam
NUS Computing Distinguished Professor Ooi Beng Chin has won the 2020 ACM SIGMOD Edgar F. Codd Innovations Award for his innovative research and for devising and deploying innovative large-scale systems to manage and analyse data. The award r...
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23
October
2020
| 17:37 Europe/Amsterdam
NUS economists Professor Satoru Takahashi, Distinguished Professor John Quah and Associate Professor Jessica Pan have been recently elected Fellows of The Econometric Society, a prestigious international society dedicated to promoting theoretical...
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22
October
2020
| 00:17 Europe/Amsterdam
Professor Wong Tien Yin, NUS Provost’s Chair Professor and Vice Dean, Academic & Clinical Development at Duke-NUS Medical School, is among an elite group of 100 individuals—and only the third from Singapore—to be elected to the US National Academy o...
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14
October
2020
| 13:17 Europe/Amsterdam
Seven researchers from NUS have been elected Fellows of the Singapore National Academy of Science (SNAS), an organisation that has the dual remit of promoting the advancement of science and technology in Singapore, as well as representing the scient...
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13
October
2020
| 13:34 Europe/Amsterdam
Associate Professor Mandar Anil Chitre, Head of the Acoustic Research Laboratory at the Tropical Marine Science Institute, was accorded the Distinguished Technical Achievement Award by the IEEE Oceanic Engineering Society (OES) for developing robust...
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08
October
2020
| 18:55 Europe/Amsterdam
Associate Professor Simone Fatichi from the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the NUS Faculty of Engineering has won the Hydrologic Sciences Early Career Award for the hydrology section by American Geophysical Union, the world’s l...
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08
October
2020
| 15:01 Europe/Amsterdam
NUS Senior Deputy President and Provost Professor Ho Teck Hua has been named to the Board of the Government Technology Agency (GovTech). The appointment came into effect on 1 October 2020. GovTech, a statutory board under the Prime Minister’s Office...
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18
September
2020
| 13:46 Europe/Amsterdam
Assistant Professor Chen Po-Yen from the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at the NUS Faculty of Engineering has won two eminent awards for his innovative research into next-generation functional materials for wearable electronics ...
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17
September
2020
| 03:16 Europe/Amsterdam
Associate Professor Wang Wenru from NUS Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies has been named a Fellow of the American Academy of Nursing (AAN), one of the highest honours in the nursing profession globally. Assoc Prof Wang is one of the 230 nursing l...
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28
August
2020
| 17:49 Europe/Amsterdam
Dr Yu Hong, Senior Research Fellow from the East Asian Institute at NUS was the recipient of the 2020 annual John and Vivian Sabel Award of the best article in the Journal of Contemporary China (JCC). The award-winning article, “Motivation behind Ch...
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27
August
2020
| 16:56 Europe/Amsterdam
Professor Chng Wee Joo has been conferred the 2020 Brian G.M. Durie Outstanding Achievement Award by the International Myeloma Foundation at the 11th Annual International Myeloma Working Group Summit held on 26 August 2020. He is the first Asian to ...
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09
July
2020
| 14:16 Europe/Amsterdam
Associate Professor Joel Goh from the Department of Analytics & Operations at NUS Business School has been named one of Poets & Quants’ “2020 Best 40 under 40 MBA Professors” and Business Because’s “MBA Professors To Look Out For”. He is the first N...
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06
July
2020
| 15:51 Europe/Amsterdam
Professor Michael Chee, Director of the Centre for Sleep and Cognition at the NUS Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine has been inaugurated as a Fellow of the Organization for Human Brain Mapping (OHBM), which is an international society dedicated to adv...
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30
June
2020
| 01:00 Europe/Amsterdam
For his outstanding contributions to the field of stem cell research, Professor Toshio Suda from the Department of Medicine at Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine and Cancer Science Institute of Singapore has been recognised with the 2020 E. Donnall Tho...
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22
June
2020
| 10:20 Europe/Amsterdam
The 2020 Tang Prize in Sinology has been awarded to Professor Wang Gungwu, University Professor at NUS Arts and Social Sciences and one of the world's foremost experts on the Chinese diaspora. Announced on 20 June 2020 by the Tang Prize Foundation, ...
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19
June
2020
| 15:16 Europe/Amsterdam
Dean’s Chair Associate Professor Praveen Linga at the NUS Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, has been accorded the 2019 Society of Chemical Engineers, Japan (SCEJ) Outstanding Asian Researcher and Engineer Award.  The Award is gran...
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09
June
2020
| 15:37 Europe/Amsterdam
Professor John Eu-Li Wong, NUS Senior Vice President (Health Innovation & Translation) and Isabel Chan Professor in Medical Sciences, has been conferred the Medal of Commendation, May Day Awards 2020. The Medal of Commendation is presented to sen...
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29
May
2020
| 16:10 Europe/Amsterdam
Assistant Professor Andy Tay from the Department of Biomedical Engineering at NUS Faculty of Engineering has been selected by the World Economic Forum (WEF) to be in its Class of 2020 Young Scientists. The only Singaporean to be selected for the hon...
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26
May
2020
| 10:47 Europe/Amsterdam
Professor Ho Puay Peng, Head of the Department of Architecture at NUS School of Design and Environment has been appointed the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) Chair on Architectural Heritage Conservation and ...
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26
May
2020
| 01:14 Europe/Amsterdam
Dr Menusha De Silva from the Department of Geography at NUS Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences has won the Area Prize awarded by the Royal Geographical Society (with the Institute of British Geographers), RGS-IBG (UK). Dr De Silva clinched the Priz...
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27
April
2020
| 18:36 Europe/Amsterdam
Professor Joseph Ooi, Vice Dean (Academic) at NUS School of Design and Environment has been appointed the President of International Real Estate Society (IRES) 2020. Established in 1993 to promote real estate research and education at the internatio...
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06
January
2020
| 17:49 Europe/Amsterdam
NUS Distinguished Visiting Professor Anthony Cheetham has been knighted by Queen Elizabeth II of the UK, after being named in the Queen’s 2020 New Year Honours List as a Knight Bachelor — an honour that means he will receive the title of “Sir”. Prof...
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2019
27
December
2019
| 09:49 Europe/Amsterdam
NUS Science Dean and Tan Chin Tuan Centennial Professor Shen Zuowei has been elected as a fellow of The World Academy of Sciences (TWAS), a global science academy for the advancement of sciences in developing countries based in Trieste, Italy. ...
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12
December
2019
| 18:36 Europe/Amsterdam
Assistant Professor Timothy Saunders, Principal Investigator at the Mechanobiology Institute and Department of Biological Sciences, NUS has been selected to join the European Molecular Biology Organisation (EMBO) Global Investigator Network. This ...
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03
December
2019
| 11:11 Europe/Amsterdam
NUS was presented with the PEP Best Suggestion Award at the Pro-Enterprise Panel – Singapore Business Federation (PEP-SBF) Awards 2019 ceremony on 26 Nov 2019.    This accolade recognises the collaborative work between NUS, Nanyang Technol...
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02
December
2019
| 18:24 Europe/Amsterdam
The NUS Rapid Response Team (RRT) had a rare moment of stepping into the limelight when they received the Outstanding Company Emergency Response Team (CERT) Award from Mrs Josephine Teo, Minister of Manpower and Second Minister for Home Affairs at t...
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27
November
2019
| 11:08 Europe/Amsterdam
Professor Jochen Wirtz from NUS Business School was presented with the “Christopher Lovelock Career Contributions to the Services Discipline Award” recently by the American Marketing Association Services Special Interest Group (SERVSIG). The award, ...
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