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PhD Graduates

Loh Wan Ping

After graduating from NUS with a Life Sciences degree and doing a short stint as a contract teacher with MOE, I joined BTI as a research officer. Duri...

Kok Yee Jiun

I graduated with an Honours degree in Biochemistry from University of Queensland (Australia), and a Master’s degree from National University of ...

LOUISA LUK

I returned to Singapore after completing my undergraduate degree at the University of Glasgow and was facing a crossroad in life. While I was still de...

Janice Tan

During my undergraduate study in Food Science and Technology course at the University of New South Wales, I had the opportunity to minor in biotechnol...

STEVEN HO

After thoroughly enjoying my first stint at BTI during my industrial attachment as an undergrad at Nanyang Technological University, I had little qual...

JOHN GOH

Graduating from NUS in 2002 with an honours degree in Chemical Engineering, I would have been highly amused back then if you told me that I would some...

LEUNG HAU WAN

I have always had a keen interest in both Engineering and Biology since young, dabbling in robotics and programming, while keeping ant farms at the sa...

BEVAN CHUNG

During my undergraduate course in Chemical Engineering at NUS, I had the chance to work on the computational modeling of cellular metabolism as my fin...

SUSANA KIM

I am Korean but I received most of my education, from primary school to my Master’s degree at Imperial College, in the UK. Therefore I decided t...

NATASHA PEREIRA

I graduated from the University of Western Australia with Honours in Microbiology. Following my return to Singapore, I performed a short stint as a re...

WILLIAM CHONG

My PhD journey began in 2005 when I joined BTI as a research officer in the Animal Cell Technology group. Prior to that, I had worked in a couple of a...

LEE KOON GUAN

Having graduated from University of Queensland Australia with a Bachelors degree in Biotechnology in 2003, I joined Prof. Kong-Peng Lam laboratory as ...

LIM YIPING

Before I delve into a bit more detail on my life as a graduate student, here's some background information about myself. I graduated with a degree in ...

TAN HENG LIANG

My life in BTI started in 2002 when I embarked on a Masters Program that was sponsored by the Institute. I joined the Stem Cells Group and continued w...

ZHANG PEIQING

My research journey started when I graduated with an environmental engineering degree from NUS. I was working in a research institute on a membrane pr...

VANESSA DING

I have always thought that working in the pharmaceutical industry was more appealing than basic research as it has a more direct impact on improving h...

SELENA WU

Upon graduation, I took up an administrative job as a junior executive with a statutory board as I wanted to try something apart from science. Althoug...