Nanyang Technological University PhD Scholarship in Biological Anthropology (Bioinformatics/Bioarchaeology)

Assistant Prof. Yeh is interested in taking a PhD student in biological anthropology (including bioinformatics and bioarcaeology). The successful candidate will undertake research in biological anthropology in East Asia and Southeast Asia. The scholarship covers tuition fees and provides a stipend of about S$2,000–2,500 for the duration of the candidature (Please see NTU: Scholarships).

If you are interested, please email your CV, a 2000-word research proposal (exclude bibliography) and 3 reference letters to Assistant Prof. Yeh at Students for whom English is not their first language are required to provide English exam scores in their application. An IELTS score above 7.5 is highly recommended.


No.Team MemberAppointmentPeriodThesis/ Project TitleCurrent Status
 In employment
Seah Cheng Ta
 Research Associate2020-   
Nadiah Haris Hor
Project Officer2020-
 Left service
1.Zhang QunResearch Fellow2018 – 2020Bioarchaeology in Asia Assistant Professor in Department of Anthropology in
Xiamen University (incoming)
2.Nagasundaram NagarajanResearch Fellow2018-2020Computational biology of Ebola virusResearch Associate [ICMR] Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT) Vellore, Tamilnadu India
1Nguyen Quoc Khanh LeResearch Fellow2018-2019Machine Learning for Disease Prediction and Diabetes ManagementAsst Prof at ​Professional Master Program in Artificial Intelligence in Medicine Research Center for Artificial Intelligence in Medicine, Taipei Medical University
2Weng Kin WongResearch Fellow2017-2018Detecting Diseases in the Past: How Parasites Could Help Us Fight Modern AllergiesLecturer at Biomedicine Programme, School of Health Sciences, Universiti Sains Malaysia