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Congratulations to our National Day Awards 2011 recipients!

12 August 2011


NUS congratulates its board, faculty and staff members who have been recognised for their dedicated service and contributions to the nation at Singapore's 46th National Day celebrations.

Among this year’s National Day Awards recipients from NUS are:

The Distinguished Service Order

Prof  Chan Heng Chee
Professor, Department of Political Science
In her capacity as Ambassador, Singapore Embassy in Washington, Ministry of Foreign Affairs


The Public Service Star

Dr Appasamy Vijayan, PBM
Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Surgery
In his capacity as Chairman, Drug Rehabilitation Centre Review Committee I; and Member, Home Detention Advisory Committee IV, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, National Healthcare Group


The Public Administration Medal (Gold)

Prof  Ivy Ng Swee Lian
Adjunct Professor, Duke-NUS Gradrate Medical School Singapore
In her capacity as Deputy Chief Executive Officer, Singapore Health Services; and Chief Executive Officer, KK Women's and Children Hospital, Singapore Health Services

Prof  Quek Tong Boon
Adjunct Professor, Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering
In his capacity as Chief Defence Scientist, Mindef Headquarters, Ministry of Defence


The Public Administration Medal (Silver)

Prof Heng Chye Kiang
Dean, School of Design & Environment
Professor, Department of Architecture


The Public Administration Medal (Bronze)

Prof Chan Sze On, Hardy
Co-Director, Singapore-MIT Alliance
Professor, Department of Chemistry,

Assoc Prof Neo Chiew Lian, Jennifer
Vice-Dean, Faculty of Dentistry
Associate Professor, Department of Restorative Dentistry,

Mr Rajaram Ramasubban
Director, Office of Admissions

Assoc Prof  Chan Cheng Leng
Adjunct Associate Professor,  Department of Pharmacy
In her capacity as Assistant Group Director, Health Products Regulation Group; and Director, Vigilance, Compliance & Enforcement Division, Health Sciences Authority

Mr Mui Whye Kee
Adjunct Senior Fellow, Temasek Defence Systems Institute
In his capacity as Head, Capability Department, C4I Development, Defence Science and Technology Agency

Mr Teo Tiat Leng
Adjunct Senior Fellow, Temasek Defence Systems Institute
In his capacity as Deputy Director, Land Systems, Defence Science and Technology Agency


The Commendation Medal

Ms Bun Pui Yoke
Senior Manager, Department of Epidemiology & Public Health

Miss Kan Sok Cheng
Principal Librarian, NUS Libraries

Dr Kuldip Singh
Senior Lecturer, Dean’s Office, Faculty of Sciences /  University Scholars Programme
Admin Director, Centre for Quantum Technologies

Mr Seetow Cheng Fave
Deputy Director, Office of Student Affairs

Miss Tay Lee Teng
Associate Director, Dean’s Office, NUS Business School

Ms Ng Toon Mae
Adjunct Senior Lecturer, Department of Microbiology
In her capacity as Senior Manager, Quality Management, Community Care Development Division, Agency for Integrated Care


The Commendation Medal (Military)

Dr Lie Tjiauw Tjoen Denny
Adjunct Assistant Professor, Duke-NUS Gradrate Medical School Singapore
In his capacity as Commanding Officer, Forward Combat Service Support Battalion, Singapore Armed Forces


The Public Service Medal

Mr Cheah Kok Keong
Senior Manager, Dean's Office, Faculty of Engineering
In his capacity as Member, Home Team NS

Prof Heng Chye Kiang
Professor, Department of Architecture
In his capacity as Board Member, Urban Redevelopment Authority

Mr Hsieh Fu Hua
President & Executive Director, Temasek Holdings (Private) Limited
In his capacity as Member, NUS Board of Trustees; and Deputy Chairman, NUS Business School Management Advisory Board

Dr Mok Yuen Pun, Clara
Senior Lecturer, Department of Restorative Dentistry
In her capacity as Secretary, Thomson CCMC / Assistant Secretary, Thomas-Toa Payoh CCC / Member, Thomson CC WEC


The Efficiency Medal

Miss Goh Mui Sim
Management Assistant Officer, King Edward VII Hall

Mrs Khoo Yok Moi
Laboratory Technologist, Department of Pharmacology

Miss Liew Yong Leng
Management Assistant Officer, Office of Estate & Development

Mr Teo Hoon Hwee
Laboratory Technologist, Department of Physics

Miss Villenguez,Cecilia A
Management Assistant Officer,  Office of Human Resources


The Long Service Medal

Prof Ananda, Akkihebbal L
Professor, Department of Computer Science

Miss Ang Bee Lian
Operations Associate, NUS Libraries

Mrs Ang Swee Har,Teresa
Laboratory Technologist, Department of Pharmacy

Mdm Asotha d/o Sinnakkannoo
Operations Associate, Kent Ridge Hall

Prof Baaquie, Belal E
Professor, Department of Physics

Mdm Chan Siew Lee
Laboratory Technologist, Department of Biochemistry

Mdm Chan Swee Fong
Management Assistant Officer, University Health Centre

Mrs Chan Yee Ngoh
Management Assistant Officer, Department of Biological Sciences

Dr Chan Yiu Man
Senior Lecturer, Department of Statistics & Applied Probability

Mrs Cheah, Betty nee Ho Thim Nui
Management Assistant Officer, Office of the Deputy President (Admin)

Mrs Chen, Vivien nee Lau
Associate Registrar, Registrar's Office

Assoc Prof Chung Ching Ming, Maxey
Assoc Professor, Department of Biochemistry

Mdm Eng Sok Kheng
Laboratory Technologist, Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology

Mrs Foo Gek Lin, Ruby
Management Assistant Officer, Dean's Office, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine

Mdm Gurvindar Kaur a/p P K Singh
Management Assistant Officer, Office of Student Affairs

Assoc Prof Heng Wan Sia, Paul
Assoc Professor, Department of Pharmacy

Assoc Prof Ho Bow
Assoc Professor, Department of Microbiology

Prof Ip Yuen Kwong
Professor, Department of Biological Sciences

Mdm Jameela Bee Bte Mohd Yoosuf
Operations Associate, Department of Medicine

Mr Johari Bin Jani
Operations Associate, Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology

Prof Kapur, Basant Kumar
Professor, Department of Economics

Prof Kaur, Charanjit
Professor, Department of Anatomy

Assoc Prof Koay Siew Chuan, Evelyn
Assoc Professor, Department of Pathology

Mr Koh Yong Chea
Senior Manager, Office of Student Affairs

Mr Komari Bin Tubi
Laboratory Technologist, Department of Building

Prof Kuldip Singh
Professor, Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology

Prof Kuok Meng Hau
Professor, Department of Physics

Prof Lee Eng Hin
Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

Prof Lee Hian Kee
Professor, Department of Chemistry

Prof Lee Kok Onn
Professor, Department of Medicine

Prof Lee Tat Leang
Professor, Department of Anaesthesia

Assoc Prof Lee Yuan Kun
Assoc Professor, Department of Microbiology

Prof Lim Chin
Professor, Department of Strategy & Policy

Assoc Prof Lim Lan Yuan
Assoc Professor, Department of Real Estate

Prof Lim Tow Keang
Professor, Department of Medicine

Mr Low Boon Liang
Senior Lecturer, Department of Architecture

Mr Lye Siew Kuan
Principal Librarian, NUS Libraries

Mdm Malaiyandy Devi
Operations Associate, Department of Biological Sciences

Mr Mok Chun Weng
Management Assistant Officer, Eusoff Hall

Assoc Prof Murfett, Malcolm
Assoc Professor, Department of History

Ms Ng Kim Leong
Associate University Librarian, NUS Libraries

Mrs Ng Lay Wah nee Quek, Lilian
Management Assistant Officer, Department of Surgery

Prof Ng Mah Lee
Professor, Department of Microbiology

Mdm Ngerng Wang Jee
Laboratory Technologist, Department of Medicine

Miss Ooi Suan Oo
Laboratory Technologist, Department of Biochemistry

Assoc Prof Poo Chiang Choon, Danny
Assoc Professor, Department of Information Systems

Miss Ranjini De Silva
Management Assistant Officer, Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology

Miss Rosna Bte Buang
Management Assistant Officer, Department of Philosophy

Mdm Selamah Bte Jalani
Operations Associate, NUS Libraries

Assoc Prof Sim Tiow Suan
Assoc Professor, Department of Microbiology

Mdm Soh Lye Cheng
Operations Associate, Sheares Hall

Mrs Tan Boon Kheng nee Gui
Laboratory Technologist, Department of Biochemistry

Mr Tan Cheow Beng
Laboratory Technologist, Department of Building

Mrs Tan Gek Neo, Ann nee Soh
Management Assistant Officer, Office of Financial Services

Assoc Prof Tan Kwong Huat, Benny
Assoc Professor, Department of Pharmacology

Assoc Prof Tan Tiang Wah, Hugh

Assoc Professor, Department of Biological Sciences

Mr Tang Wai Seng
Management Assistant Officer, Office of Financial Services

Mdm Tay Lee Lang
Management Assistant Officer, Department of Mathematics

Mdm Thanaletchmi
Management Assistant Officer, Office of Estate & Development

Miss Vedamuthu Santhanamary
Operations Associate, Department of Microbiology

Assoc Prof Voon Chee Tet, Francis
Assoc Professor, Department of Anatomy

Prof Wee, Aileen
Professor, Department of Pathology

Assoc Prof Wong Chong Thai, Bobby
Assoc Professor, Department of Architecture

Prof Wong Hee Kit
Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

Prof Wong Tsun Hon, Peter
Professor, Department of Pharmacology

Assoc Prof Wong Yee Chee
Assoc Professor, Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology

Mdm Wong Yoke Yon
Operations Associate, WHO Immunology Research & Training Centre

Prof Yap Hui Kim
Professor, Department of Paediatrics

Miss Yeo Puay Hoon
Principal Systems Analyst, Computer Centre

Miss Yong Sau Peng
Management Assistant Officer, Dean's Office, School of Design & Environment

Mr Yong Sock Ming
Laboratory Technologist, Department of Geography

Mr Yuen Wai Kong
Laboratory Technologist, Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology

Assoc Prof  Abhilash Balakrishnan
Adjunct Associate Professor, Duke-NUS Gradrate Medical School Singapore
In his capacity as Senior Consultant, Singapore General Hospital, Singapore Healthcare Services

Dr Chao Sing Ming
Adjunct Associate Professor, Duke-NUS Gradrate Medical School Singapore
In her capacity as Senior Consultant, KK Women's and Children Hospital, Singapore Healthcare Services

Prof  Chay Oh Moh
Professor, Duke-NUS Gradrate Medical School Singapore
In her capacity as Senior Consultant, KK Women's and Children Hospital, Singapore Healthcare Services

Assoc Prof  Foo Chee Liam
Adjunct Associate Professor, Department of Surgery
In his capacity as Senior Consultant, Singapore General Hospital, Singapore Healthcare Services

Dr Joseph Manuel Gomez
Adjunct Assistant Professor, Duke-NUS Gradrate Medical School Singapore
In his capacity as Senior Consultant, KK Women's and Children Hospital, Singapore Healthcare Services

Dr Lim Sok Bee
Adjunct Associate Professor, Duke-NUS Gradrate Medical School Singapore
In his capacity as Senior Consultant, KK Women's and Children Hospital, Singapore Healthcare Services

Dr Seah Lay Leng
Adjunct Associate Professor, Department of Ophthalmology
In her capacity as Senior Consultant,Singapore National Eye Centre, Singapore Healthcare Services

Dr Tay Woo Kheng
Adjunct Assistant Professor, Duke-NUS Gradrate Medical School Singapore
In her capacity as Senior Consultant, Changi General Hospital, Eastern Health Alliance

Assoc Professor Tee Chee Seng
Assoc Professor, Duke-NUS Gradrate Medical School Singapore
In his capacity as Senior Consultant, KK Women's and Children Hospital, Singapore Healthcare Services

Prof  Venkataraman Anantharaman
Adjunct Professor, Duke-NUS Gradrate Medical School Singapore
In his capacity as Senior Consultant, Singapore General Hospital, Singapore Healthcare Services

Dr Vijayan Appasamy
Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Surgery
In his capacity as Senior Consultant, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, National Healthcare Group

Dr Wang Yee Tang
Adjunct Professor, Duke-NUS Gradrate Medical School Singapore
In his capacity as Senior Consultant, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, National Healthcare Group

Dr Wong Keng Yean
Adjunct Associate Professor, Duke-NUS Gradrate Medical School Singapore
In his capacity as Senior Consultant, KK Women's and Children Hospital, Singapore Healthcare Services

Dr Yeo Seow Heong George
Adjunct Professor, Duke-NUS Gradrate Medical School Singapore
In his capacity as Senior Consultant, KK Women's and Children Hospital, Singapore Healthcare Services


The Long Service Medal (Military)

Mr Chan Kuck Foong Victor
Adjunct Research Associate, Tropical Marine Science Institute
In his capacity as 2WO, Singapore Armed Forces, Ministry of Defence

Mr Teng Mah Kiong
Director (Administration), Dean's Office, Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences
In his capacity as LTC (NS), Singapore Armed Forces, Ministry of Defence

Click here to view the full list of awardees from NUS and other organisations.





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