Research Staff


Dr. Kaman Ho (History)

Office: SHHK-06-18
Email: [email protected] 

Research Interests:
Economic history, development economics, and political economy, particularly topics on institution, state capacity, historical conflict, human capital, and comparative development of East Asia and Europe.

Jack Greatrex

Dr. Jack Greatrex (History)

Office: SHHK-06-18
Email: [email protected]

Research Interests: More-than-human histories of colonial Southeast Asia and the Pacific, particularly insects and their entanglements; histories of ecology, infrastructure, and landscape. More about Jack at his Twitter

Lai Siu-hei

Dr. Siu-hei Lai (History)

Office: SHHK-06-18
Email: [email protected]

Research Interests: Anthropology of youth and aspirations, Migration (particularly Chinese overseas), Citizenships and governing, Ethnicity and ethnic relations, Anthropology of borders and borderlands, Subjectivities; Qualitative (ethnographic) methods; Mainland Southeast Asia, Thai-Burmese border, and Hong Kong. More about Siu-hei at .

John Miksic
​Dr. John Norman Miksic (History)

Office: SHHK-05-19

Research Interests: TBA
​Dr. Lau Fun (Linguistics and Multilingual Studies)

Office: SHHK-03-35

Research Interests: TBA
Dr. Lee Junwen (Linguistics and Multilingual Studies)

Office: SHHK-06-19
Tel: TBA

Research Interests: The semantics and pragmatics of discourse particles, particularly in Colloquial Singapore English (CSE), and how these particles behave in different speech acts.
Sophia Tan Shen Hui
(Linguistics and Multilingual Studies)

Office: SHHK-06-18
Email: [email protected]

Research Interests: Music and Language, Singapore English, Speech Perception and Production, Language Acquisition, Bi/multilingualism, Psycholinguistics, Sociolinguistics
Xiaohan Zhang

Office: SHHK-05-27
Email: [email protected]

Research Interests: Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence



Nadia Alang


Siti Aisyah Binte Jamil

Email: siti.aisya​h@@n​

Linguistics and Multilingual Studies

Toh ​​Xin Ru

Wendy Toh Hwee Bin (PT)

​Email: [email protected]

Ng Pey Sze

​Email: [email protected]

Lieu May Yen


Jin Hee Lee

​Language and Communication Centre

​Charlotte Choo

Centre for ​Chinese Language & Culture

​Mak Han Feng
Zeng Yajun