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TEO You Yenn​
​Associate Professor ​
Provost's Chair in Sociology
Head, Sociology 

Office: SHHK-05-46         
Telephone: 6316 8730 
Email:   yyteo@ntu.edu.sg

Research Areas: Class Inequalities and Poverty, Public Policy, Governance, Welfare Citizenship, State-Society Relations and Culture, Gender; Singapore. 
Sulfikar AMIR
​Associate Professor 

Office: SHHK-05-31
Telephone: 6316 8839 
Email: sulfikar@ntu.edu.sg

Research AreasScience and Technology Studies, Risk and Disaster, Resilience, City and Infrastructure Studies. 

ANG Jia Wei Shannon
Assistant Professor

Telephone: 6513 8141 Email:  shannon.ang@ntu.edu.sg


Research Areas: Social Gerontology; Health and Demography; Social Connectedness; Sociology of the Life Course; Quantitative Methodology

Stephen D. Campbell
Assistant Professor

Office: SHHK-05-48 
Telephone: 6592 7883

Research Areas: Anthropology of state formation, political economy, labour migration, border studies, Myanmar, Thailand, workerist/autonomist theory       

Associate Professor

Office: SHHK-05-39
Telephone:  6592 1520
Email:  premchand@ntu.edu.sg 

Research Areas Social demography, Families and households, Marriage and Divorce, Ageing and Gerontology, Liveability in Cities.

Kamaludeen Mohamed Nasir
Associate Professor
Associate Chair (Graduate and Continuing Education)

Office: SHHK-05-25 / SHHK-06-09
Telephone: 6592 7535 / 6908 2283
Email: kamaludeen@ntu.edu.sg

Research Areas Religion, Social Stratification, Popular Culture, Deviance & Social Control.

Associate Professor

Office: SHHK-05-45
Telephone: 6316 8960 
Email:  laavanyak@ntu.edu.sg

Research AreasMigration within the Global South, Diversity and Multiculturalism; Urban Studies/Urban Sociology with a focus on Global Cities, Friendship and Affect, Race and Ethnicity, Ethnography and Visual Methods.  

Priscilla KOH
ICC Lecturer (Ethics & Civics)

Office: SHHK-05-42
Telephone:  6513 8649
Email:  priscilla.koh@ntu.edu.sg 

Research Areas: Migration & Diaspora, Refugees, Race, Ethnicity & Ethnic Identity in Southeast Asia, Social Memories, Narratives of the Marginalised and Vulnerable Segments of Society, Deviance & Subcultures, Youth Crime & Justice.

KWOK Kian Woon      
Associate Vice President (Wellbeing)       
Office: SHHK-05-50
Telephone: 6592 1879
Email: kwkwok@ntu.edu.sg

Research AreasSocial Aspects of Underground Environments, Mental Health Epidemiology and Literacy in Singapore, War, Trauma and memories in Asia, Chinese Overseas, Culture and Cultural Policy (Arts and Heritage), Singapore and Asian modernity.

Francis LIM Khek Gee  
Associate Professor

Office: SHHK-05-29
Telephone: 6316 873
Email: fkglim@ntu.edu.sg

Research AreasGlobalisation and Cultural Change, Tourism, Religion, Technology and Society, Anthropology of HIV and AIDS, South Asia (Nepal, Tibet), China, Singapore Studies.  

​Ian McGonigle
Nanyang Assistant Professor

Telephone: 65141722
Email: ianmcgonigle@ntu.edu.sg

Research Areas:  Ethnopharmacology; Middle Eastern Societies; Philosophical Anthropology; Precision Medicine; Science, Technology, & Society 
Muhammad Saidul ISLAM 
Associate Professor

Office: SHHK-05-44
Telephone: 6592 1519  
Email: msaidul@ntu.edu.sg

Research Areas: Environmental Sociology, International Development, Global Aquaculture, Neoliberal Globalisation, Sustainability, Disaster Vulnerabilities, Social and Environmental Justice, Religion and Human Rights.

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Nurul Amillin Hussain  
Assistant Professor

Office: SHHK-05-47
Telephone: 6513 8107
Email:  nahussain@ntu.edu.sg

Research AreasSmart cities, digital societies, sustainability.

Jeremy SNG  
ICC Lecturer (Science & Technology for Humanity)

Office: SHHK-04-46
Telephone: 6316 8744
Email: jeremy.sng@ntu.edu.sg

Research Areas: Human-Computer Interaction, media effects and social well-being
Shirley SUN 
 Associate Professor

Office: SHHK-05-23
Telephone: 6316 8832 
Email:  hlsun@ntu.edu.sg

Research AreasMedical Sociology (Precision Medicine); Science, Technology and Society, Citizenship; Population Studies; Public and Social Policy; Sociology of Reproduction; Migration; Families; Social Inequalities (race, class, gender relations)​

Associate Professor


Office: SHHK-05-41
Telephone: 6513 2713
Email:  patrick.williams@ntu.edu.sg


Research AreasMicro-Sociology and Social Psychology (Symbolic Interaction), Cultural Sociology, Self and Identity, Qualitative Research Methods, Subcultural Theory, Youth Subcultures, Digital Media Cultures, Games and Gaming.

YE Junjia (JIA)
Associate Professor

Office: SHHK-04-91
Telephone: 6904 7159
Email: jjye@ntu.edu.sg

Research Areas: Urban diversity; migration; development; inequality and precarity in global cities; subjectivities; comparative urbanism; collaborative visual ethnographic methods (photography and film)

ZHAN Shaohua
Associate Professor
Deputy Head

Office: SHHK-05-38
Telephone: 6790 4379
Email:  shzhan@ntu.edu.sg

Research AreasEconomic Sociology, International Development, China, Migration, Rural Sociology, Food Security, Labour and Labour Movements, Historical Sociology, World-Systems Analysis, Social Inequality, Poverty.