2000 GCE O
(Clementi Town Secondary School
English Language (A2), Geography (A1), Mathematics (A1), Additional Mathematics (A1), Physics (A1), Chemistry (A2), Biology (A1), Chinese Language (A1), Chinese Language (Oral/Aural) (Distinction)
Guest biology lecturer in National University of Singapore, Attended course to enhance teaching of biology subjects
I am a current teaching faculty in one of the local university and concurrently holds a research position. I have obtained my PhD from the National University of Singapore, majoring in Biology, funded by a university research scholarship.
I have been awarded numerous awards, including NUS valedictorian 2014, Outstanding graduate researcher award 2013, A*STAR Promising Young Researcher Award 2009, NUS Teaching Award (Part-time), NUS Student Achievement award (Distinguished leadership) and Graduate Scholar Award.
I have attended relevant teaching modules at the graduate level, such as "teaching in Biology" and well versed with using models, computer softwares and multimedia to complement the classes.
I was a part time teaching assistant in the university, with more than 4 years of experience in teaching a wide variety of subjects, ranging from Biodiversity, Genetics, Evolution and Marine Biology.
I have also mentored numerous university students for their Honors project, actively assisting them in project design, execution, data analysis and proofreading their theses.
I have 4 years experience teaching JC Biology, where one of student improved from grade E to B, and she is now considering Medicine overseas.
I have 4 years experience teaching 'O' Level Biology students. One of the student used to fail all her Biology exams and common tests but after 8 months, the student scored an A for her GCE 'O' levels.
I have 3 years experience teaching Sec 4 IP B
Commitment Level I can start ASAP.