In the News

Emeritus Professorship Award & Honorary Fellowship Award - Congratulations!

Professor Chou Loke Ming and Associate Professor Tan Teck Koon were conferred the award of Emeritus Professor from 1 July 2019. The Emeritus Professorship is awarded to them on their retirement to recognize their sustained and distinguished contributions in terms of scholarship and conspicuous service to the University. The inaugural Honorary Fellowship is awarded to Associate Professor Loh Chiang Shiong on his retirement to recognize his significant contributions at the faculty and department. Citations (EM) | Citations (HF)

16 July 2019

G V Shivashankar elected as an Associate Member of EMBO, the European Molecular Biology Organisation

The department congratulates Dr G V Shivashankar on being elected as an Associate Member of EMBO, the European Molecular Biology Organisation. Prof Shivashankar, who is also an IFOM-NUS Chair Professor at the National University of Singapore (NUS), becomes the first scientist from NUS, and only the third Singapore-based Scientist, to be elected to the prestigious EMBO membership. EMBO is an organization comprised of more than 1800 scientists that strives to achieve excellence in life sciences research in Europe and across the globe.

20 June 2019

How-big-pharma-could-save-the-horseshoe-crab- Bloomberg video

Professor Ding Jeak Ling was featured in a Bloomberg video titled “This Living Fossil May Have Saved Your Life”, for her work on rFC.

26 June 2019

Upcoming Events


Koh Lian Pin
Conservation International & University of Adelaide

30 July 2019 | Details

Events, Conferences and Workshops

NUS Amgen Scholars Program 2019

3 Jun 2019 - 4 Aug 2019 | Website

DNA Workshop for Pre-U Students 2019

May - Jun 2019 | Website

DBS International Residential Summer Course

July 2019 | Website

ICPA 2019 (The 14th International Congress of Physiological Anthropology)

24 - 27 September 2019 | Website