Teaching and Services

Teaching

I. History of Diseases HH4025, School of Humanities, Nanyang Technological University.

II. Colonial combination of Western and Folk-based medical practices in Asia – From biological anthropology and medical history perspectives. HH4022, School of Humanities, Nanyang Technological University.

III. Undergraduate Dissertation Mentoring, Mentoring during labwork. Division of Biological Anthropology, Department of Archaeology and Anthropology, University of Cambridge.

IV. Supervisions/tutorials, Human Evolution and Health Course (BAN4), Division of Biological Anthropology, Department of Archaeology and Anthropology, University of Cambridge.

Services

Academic Journals

RoleName of Journal
Review EditorEvolutionary and Population Genetic for Loop (Frontiers)
ReviewBioarchaeology International
ReviewAnnals of Human Biology
ReviewJournal of Archaeological Science: Reports
ReviewFrontiers in Genetics


School

Period of appointment Role
2017 – 2019Co-coordinator of Medical Humanities, SOH, NTU
2019 iGave Ambassador of SOH, NTU
2019 Co-coordinator, Undergraduate Admission, History, SOH, NTU
2020-2021Coordinator, Undergraduate Admission, History, SOH, NTU


University

Period of appointmentRole
2021Reviewer of the NTU Presidential Postdoctoral Fellowship 2020 (Humanities)
2019 – 2022Member of the International Advisory Committee (IAC) of the Chinese Heritage Centre (CHC), Nanyang Technological University (NTU)

Academic Community

Period of appointmentRole
2018Workshop organization: Anthropocene workshop, Taipei, Taiwan
2019Conference organization: APPA Preparation Committee (Conference on Pan-Pacific Anthropocene (ConPPA)), Taipei, Taiwan (http://www.gl.ntu.edu.tw/rcfe/appa.html)
2019 – presentReview editor for Evolutionary and Population Genetics for Loop, the open science research network powered by Frontiers
2021Advisory Board Members (Regional) in Asia Pacific Paleopathology Forum (APPPF)

Local Community Engagement

Period of appointmentRole
2020Providing positive recommendations and numerous support in the nomination process of Thow Kwang Industry Pte Ltd (Making of-fired pottery) as winner of NHB’S The Stewards Of Singapore’s Intangible Cultural Heritage Award.

Database Sharing

Database for Paleoparasitologyhttps://virusdb-soh.web.app/viruses
History of Singaporehttps://demowebsg.com/singapura/history-of-singapore/