In the News

SFU Outstanding Alumni Award- Emeritus Professor Hew Choy Leong

Emeritus Professor Hew Choy Leong has again been conferred another very prestigious Outstanding Alumni Award, this time by Simon Fraser University (SFU) for his Academic Achievement. Congratulations!  | LINK to citation | Link to video

4 October 2019

NUS Holds First Amgen Scholars Asia Symposium in Singapore

The first Amgen Scholars Asia Symposium was held in NUS from August 3 – 4, 2019. Hosted by the Amgen foundation in collaboration with the National University of Singapore (NUS), the symposium brought together more than 60 Amgen Scholars across Asia, speakers from Kyoto University, NUS, Tsinghua University, The University of Tokyo, and senior executive leaders from Amgen Inc. |  Press Release

1 August 2019

Dartmouth College's 250th Celebration of the Sciences Lecture: Paul Matsudaira

Professor Paul Matsudaira has the honor of being invited by Dartmouth College to give a Public Lecture entitled "From the Crypt: What Zebrafish Can Tell Us About the Evolution of Our Intestine".    The Lecture scheduled on 18 October 2019, is in conjunction with Dartmouth College's 250th year celebration.  | LINK


2 October 2019

DBS 70th Anniversary Celebration Dinner

If you are our former staff from Biological Sciences, Zoology or Botany, or alumni who wish to join us in our celebration, please register your interest. Seats are limited and we will close the registration on reaching capacity  | LINK

4 October 2019

Environmentalist wins ASEAN Youth Eco-Champions Award

Dr Toh Tai Chong, alumni of DBS, Lecturer and Academic Director at the NUS College of Alice & Peter Tan, has been conferred the inaugural ASEAN Youth Eco-Champions Award. This prestigious award recognises the efforts of youth in promoting environmental education and sustainable development towards a clean and green community.   | LINK

22 October 2019

Upcoming Events


G V Shivashankar
MBI, National University of Singapore

15 Nov 2019 | Details

Hew Choy Leong
National University of Singapore

22 Nov 2019 | Details

Events, Conferences and Workshops

NUS Amgen Scholars Program 2020

4 Jun 2020 - 5 Aug 2020 | Website

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

24 - 27 September 2019 | Website