Dr Koh Koon Teck
许坤德博士

 

Nanyang Alumni Achievement Award Recipient (2016)
南洋校友成就奖获奖者 (2016)

 

Dr Koh Koon Teck
National Institute of Education
PG.Dip.Ed / Class of 1993
M.Ed. / Class of 2000
Dip. Dept. Mgt. / Class of 2002


Passionate contributor to the global basketball scene

For his remarkable contributions to basketball in Singapore and the world, Nanyang Technological University is proud to present Dr Koh Koon Teck with the Nanyang Alumni Achievement Award.

An Assistant Professor at the National Institute of Education (NIE) and Assistant Head for its graduate programmes, Dr Koh is also an active contributor to the local basketball scene and led the men’s team to bronze as team manager at both the 2013 and 2015 Southeast Asian (SEA) Games. His expert contribution in the area of sports science support for the players and coaches was especially vital at the 2013 event when the team broke their duck to win their first SEA Games medal since 1979. As the Chairman of the Basketball Association of Singapore’s (BAS) Coaching & Development Committee for 14 years, he has helped formulate policies and programmes to promote and develop basketball at all levels here.

Dr Koh has devoted his energies to developing the sport at an international level by serving the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) in various roles since 2010. At present, as Chairman of FIBA Asia’s Coaches Committee, he comes up with events and activities to aid the growth of basketball coaches in Asia. He is also one of only three Expert Instructors handpicked by FIBA Asia to conceptualise and implement its basketball coaching clinic materials, and host coaching clinics (Level 1 to 3) in Asia. In addition, Dr Koh has been representing FIBA Asia on the World Association of Basketball Coaches (WABC) as an executive member since 2014, designing initiatives to develop basketball coaches across the globe.

Previously, Dr Koh was chosen to be one of only eight members – selected from more than 220 countries – of the FIBA Youth Commission. In 2013, he was invited to join the WABC meeting held at FIBA’s headquarters in Geneva, discussing global basketball programmes and development of coaches. He has also served at the Singapore Olympic Academy as Secretary General.

Dr Koh’s research areas of interest are in coaching and teaching in Physical Education (PE) and Sport, in particular, understanding and developing coaches and PE teachers to promote good practices. With the support of the likes of the BAS, Sport Singapore, and the Institute of Adult Learning, he has led and completed research projects on how basketball coaches learn and develop in Singapore. Dr Koh has also contributed to and been cited in publications on coaching, sports science and PE.

Dr Koh has previously held roles as a Head of Department (PE/Co-Curricular Activities), and an advisor and consultant for sports with the Ministry of Education’s Co-Curricular Activities Branch, Education Programmes Division. He also taught PE at the pre-university and secondary school level for a decade.

In March 2016, Dr Koh was appointed the President of the Singapore Physical Education Association. Presently, he is also the Vice President of the ASEAN Council for PE and Sport.

许坤德博士
国立教育学院
高级教育文凭 / 1993年毕业班
教育硕士 / 2000年毕业班
部门管理文凭 / 2002年毕业班


投身篮球运动 为国际篮坛积极奉献

许坤德博士为新加坡乃至全世界篮球体坛做出卓越贡献,获南洋理工大学授予南洋校友成就奖以兹肯定。

许博士在国立教育学院担任助理教授兼研究生课程副主任。他积极推动本地篮球运动,曾以领队身份带领男篮国家队出征2013年和2015年东南亚运动会,最终夺铜载誉归来。许博士是运动科学领域专家,男篮国家队能在2013年东运会摘下该队自1979年以来的首枚东运会奖牌的突破,许博士为球员和教练所提供的专业支持功不可没。许博士担任新加坡篮球总会指导与发展委员会主席长达14年,期间曾参与制定相关政策和计划,在本地各层级提倡和发展篮球运动。

许博士自2010年以来在国际篮球联合会担任多项职务,致力于推动国际篮球运动的发展。他目前是国际篮联亚洲教练委员会主席,负责主办活动项目,协助亚洲篮球教练提升水平。他也是亚洲篮球联合会指定的三名专家指导员之一,专为篮球教练研习班构思和制定内容以及在亚洲开办教练研习班(一级至三级)。除此之外,许博士自2014年起代表亚洲篮联出任世界篮球教练总会的执委,负责制定计划为世界各地栽培篮球教练。

许博士曾从220多国代表之中脱颖而出,获选为国际篮联青年委员会八名委员之一。2013年,他受邀到国际篮联位于日内瓦的总部出席世界篮球教练总会会议,会议讨论了国际篮球计划以及教练的培训。他也曾在新加坡奥林匹克学院担任秘书长。

许博士的研究侧重体育与运动的指导和教学,尤其是如何更好地栽培教练和体育教师,以推动体育事业的发展。在新加坡篮球总会、新加坡体育理事会、成人学习学院等机构的支持下,许博士带头完成研究项目,探讨新加坡篮球教练如何进修学习,提升水平。他的文章曾登上与教练技术、运动科学和体育相关的刊物,他的名字也曾因文章被引用而多次出现在这些刊物中。

许博士以往曾担任的职务包括部门主任(体育/课程辅助活动)、教育部教育项目司课程辅助活动处的体育咨询专家和顾问。他也曾在高中和中学担任体育教师长达十年。

许博士于2016年3月受委为新加坡体育协会会长。他目前也担任亚细安体育运动理事会的副会长。

 

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