Shien was awarded the NTU Research Scholarship to pursue her PhD in science education at National Institute of Education (NIE), Nanyang Technological University Singapore. She earned her Master of Arts (MA) in English Studies from National University of Singapore (NUS) and holds a Postgraduate Diploma in Education (PGDE) from NIE. A teacher at heart, she has taught Chemistry at K12 level, journeyed with working adult learners in domains of applied linguistics and facilitated medical learning through team-based learning pedagogy.
Workplace learning, community of practice, multimodal literacy, curriculum innovations and implementation
Interaction analysis, visual & discourse analysis, qualitative methods
On-Going Research Projects in CRADLE@NTU
- Transboundary learning
- Socio-materials that Matter for Traversing the Boundaries of School and Work