Where are you from?
I am from Singapore. Although I have lived overseas for extended periods, I have chosen to return to Singapore because of my family.
What sparked your interest in public policy?
My interest in public policy was sparked when I discovered the practicality of the field. Public policy is a field that is predominantly focused on improving the lives of others, and that is the main factor that draws me to this field
Why did you choose to pursue a PhD at LKYSPP?
I chose to pursue a PhD at LKYSPP because it is a very comprehensive program. Indeed, beyond the rigors of the program itself, the PhD program at LKYSPP allows me to develop myself as a well-rounded individual.
What do you enjoy the most about your studies or research work at LKYSPP?
I am very fortunate in the sense that I have excellent PhD advisors. The chance to interact with and learn from them is the greatest enjoy that I have studying at LKYSPP.
Want to share any highlights such as awards, special events, professional presentation of your work?
NUS Presidential Fellowship (2007), Youth International Competition on Global Governance (2008).
What are your career goals?
My experience in the Lee Kuan Yew School has reinforced my sense of public service; therefore, I like to join the government service after I graduate. I want to contribute to the public policy field by serving the public directly.