Chng Huang Hoon
National University of Singapore
Chng Huang Hoon is an Associate Professor in the Department of English Language & Literature at the National University of Singapore (NUS). Her teaching and research interests lie in discourse, gender and ideology. She has taught several courses on these subjects in her teaching career at NUS, and has published several papers on the subject. She is the author of the book, Separate and Unequal: Judicial Rhetoric and Women’s Rights (John Benjamins, Amsterdam, 2002).
Huang Hoon currently serves on the following editorial and advisory boards: Asian Journal of the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (AJSOTL);; International Journal for Academic Development (IJAD); International Journal of Students as Partners (IJSaP); Taylor Institute – University of Calgary; Teaching and Learning Inquiry (TLI): The ISSOTL Journal. She has also been recently elected to the ISSOTL Board and will serve as Regional Vice President (Asia Pacific) from July 2017.
Huang Hoon has served in various administrative appointments in the past 17 years, including Assistant Dean (External Relations, 2004-2008) and Director, Centre for Development of Teaching and Learning (2008-2012). In 2012, she assumed her current position as Associate Provost (Undergraduate Education), where she oversees matters relating to the undergraduate curriculum, and assists both the Vice Provost (Undergraduate Education) and the Provost in various special university-level initiatives, including initiatives relating to General Education and institutional capacity building in SOTL. She leads the institutional capacity building initiative in NUS/Singapore and has established a SoTL-Asia Circle in 2016.