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About Research Support Office

Nanyang Technological University (NTU) has in recent years grown rapidly in research funding, and now has some of the best laboratories and research centres in the world. NTU faculty has a host of opportunities for research funding in a vibrant multidisciplinary environment. To support and cultivate a culture of excellence in participating in competitive research grant calls and research grant management, the NTU Research Support Office (RSO) was set up with the purpose of facilitating and coordinating the numerous research programmes, initiatives and activities that are available locally and internationally.

RSO Staff Directory

Ms ONG Yeo
Personal Assistant to Director, Research Support Office and Bibliometrics Analysis

 

Ms Valerie LOH
Senior Assistant Director

Dr YAO Wei
Manager

Dr Anna CHAN
Assistant Director

Dr YU Ligen
Manager (Bibliometrics Analysis)

Ms Yennie KADARUSMAN
Assistant Director

Ms Germaine FOO
Senior Assistant Manager
(NTU-Institutional Review Board)

Dr KEG Peisi
Manager

Dr Isabelle ZHANG
Assistant Manager

Dr Ng Foong Loo, Yvonne
Manager

Ms FOO Jia Fang
Higher Executive Officer

Dr ONG Tan Ching
Manager

Ms ONG Hui Chen
Higher Executive Officer

Ms Daphne SU
Manager (Finance)

 

Ms ONG Yeo
Personal Assistant to Director, Research Support Office and Bibliometrics Analysis

Phone: 6592 2507
Email: Ongyeo@ntu.edu.sg

  • Personal Assistant to Director, Research Support Office and Bibliometrics Analysis
  • Leave Clerk
  • Departmental Admin Support – Local Transport Claims, Purchasing
  • D-RSO's role base email account


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Ms Valerie LOH
Senior Assistant Director

Phone: 6790 6396
Email: ValerieL@ntu.edu.sg

 

 

Main portfolios

  • NRF Competitive Research Program
  • NRF National Cybersecurity Research and Development (NCR) Programme
  • NRF's Tel Aviv University-Blavatnik Interdisciplinary Cyber Research Centre (TAU-ICRC)
  • Collaboration Grant
  • NRF Translational R&D for Application to Smart Nation (TRANS)
  • NRF Medium-Sized Centre (MSC)
  • NRF Industry-IHL Partnership (IIP) Grant
  • NRF - Agence Nationale de la Recherche (ANR) Joint Grant Call
  • NRF-Israel Science Foundation Joint Grant Call
  • NRF Nuclear Policy Research ProgrammeNRF Marine Science Research & Development Programme
  • OSTIn Space Research Program
  • Energy Innovation Research Programme (EDB)
  • Energy Innovation Research Programme (EMA)
  • Energy Innovation Research Programme (BCA)
  • RSO’s safety representative and First Aider


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Dr Anna CHAN
Assistant Director

Phone: 6592 2533
Email: HChan@ntu.edu.sg

Main portfolios

  • Grants
    - MOE AcRF Tier 3
    - A*STAR-NTU-NHG joint Skin Research Grant
    - Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Grant
               
  • Internal and external Reports
                  
  • Secretariat
    - Research Core Group                  

  • Fellowship/ Awards
    - The President’s Science & Technology Awards
    - NRF Investigatorship
    - L'Oreal Fellowship


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Ms Yennie KADARUSMAN
Assistant Director

Phone: 6316 8807
Email: YKadarusman@ntu.edu.sg

 

Main portfolios

  • NRF Fellowship Scheme
  • Research Report
  • Nanyang Assistant Professorship Scheme
  • Visits and Events
  • Internal and external reports
  • Research Drivers
  • Some international grants (e.g. Samsung Global Research Outreach (GRO) Programme, Mitsui Sumitomo Insurance Welfare Foundation Research Grant, POC for few databases such as Grants.gov, PADOR, NSF's Fastlance system, NASA NSPIRES, etc.)
  • Secretariat, Nanyang Awards for Research Excellence


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Dr KEG Peisi
Manager (Research Grants)

Phone: 6592 7579
Email: KegPeisi@ntu.edu.sg

 

Main portfolios

  • MOE AcRF Tier 2 Grant
  • Social Sciences Research Council Grant
  • MINDEF DIRP grant
  • MINDEF TRF/NDPD Fellowship
  • NTURC Co-Secretariat
  • Research Integrity Co-Secretariat


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Dr Ng Foong Loo, Yvonne
Manager

Phone: 6592 1684
Email: YvonneNg@ntu.edu.sg

Main portfolios

  • MOE AcRF Tier 1
  • NTU Research Council (NTURC)
  • Land and Liveability National Innovation Challenge (L2 NIC) Grants
    - Ministry of National Development (MND)
    - Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA)
  • ingapore Millennium Foundation (SMF)
  • MOE Tertiary Education Research (Trf) Fund
  • GSK-Singapore Partnership for Green and Sustainable Manufacturing (GSM) Trust Fund Awards
  • MNDRF Sustainable Urban Living (SUL)


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Dr ONG Tan Ching
Manager (Research)

Phone: 6790 5637
Email: TCOng@ntu.edu.sg

Main portfolios

  • National Medical Research Council (NMRC) Research and Talent Development Grants
  • Ministry of Health (MOH) Research Grants
  • NRF Competitive Research Programme (Health and Biomedical Sciences)
  • NMRC Biomedical Research Space Exercise
  • Singapore Cancer Society (SCS)
  • Professional Skills for Research Leaders course coordinator
  • RSO point of contact for NTU Research Data Policy


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Ms Daphne SU
Manager (Finance)

Phone: 6790 6716
Email: Daphne.Su@ntu.edu.sg

  • Preparation and compilation of research award data
  • Cashflow projections required by funding agencies
  • Audit certifications on required research projects
  • RSO department budget
  • Research budget


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Dr YAO Wei
Manager

Phone: 6514 8356
Email: Yaowei@ntu.edu.sg

Main portfolios

Grants

  • A*STAR grants
    • National Environment Agency (NEA) grants
    • Singapore Maritime Institute (SMI) grants
    • Singapore Sports Institute (SSI) grants
    • Workplace Safety and Health Institute (WSHI) grants
    • The Ministry of Social and Family Development (MSF) grant
    • Media Development Authority (MDA) grants
    • Infocomm Development Authority (IDA) grants
    • Building& Construction Authority (BCA) grants
    • NRF Science of Research, Innovation and Enterprise Programme (NRF SRIE)
    • MND-Sino Singapore Joint Grant
    • Green Building Innovation Cluster (GBIC) Grants

                  
Award / Programme / Other initiatives 

  • Nanyang Research Award & Nanyang Research Award (Young Investigator)
  • East Asia & Pacific Summer Institutes (EAPSI)
  • Research Hub & Research Directory
  • RSO Service Feedback
  • Research Administration Scorecard (ReAdS)
  • RSO’s First Aider


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Dr YU Ligen
Manager (Bibliometrics Analysis)

Phone: 6592 3248
Email: mlgyu@ntu.edu.sg

Main portfolios

  • Bibliometrics Analysis
  • 1° N Singapore German Joint Research Programme
  • Japan Society for the Promotion of Science
  • Joint Franco - Singaporean (Merlion) Programme
  • APEC Science Prize for Innovation, Research and Education (ASPIRE)


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Ms Germaine FOO
Senior Assistant Manager (NTU-Institutional Review Board)

Phone: 6592 2495
Email: GermaineFoo@ntu.edu.sg

Main portfolios

  • IRB social, behaviours, educational research application
  • IRB biomedical research application
  • IRB members tenure matters
  • IRB website
  • Policy and procedures
  • IRB audit
  • IRB Roadshow
  • Nanyang Online Research Administration (NORA)–IRB
  • Research Integrity Committee
  • Research Integrity Working Committee
  • First Aider
  • iGave Ambassador


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Dr Isabelle ZHANG
Assistant Manager

Phone: 6514 8358
Email: RFZhang@ntu.edu.sg

Main portfolios

  • PUB grants: Competitive Research Programme (Water), Incentive for Research and Innovation Scheme (IRIS)
  • MINDEF grants: Defence Innovative Research Programme (DIRP), Temasek Research Fellowship (TRF), Nanyang-DSO Postdoctoral Fellowship (NDPD), MINDEF-NTU Joint Applied R&D Co-operation Programme (JPP)
  • National Medical Research Council (NMRC) grants: Open Fund Young Individual Research Grant (OF-YIRG), Clinician Scientist-New Investigator Grant (CS-IRG-NIG)
  • NRF grants: Competitive Research Programme (Health and Biomedical Sciences category), Science of Learning Grant


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Ms FOO Jia Fang
Senior Executive

Phone: 6592 3757
Email: JFFoo@ntu.edu.sg

Main portfolios

  • Assisting:
    - NRF Competitive Research Program
    - NRF National Cybersecurity Research and Development (NCR) Programme
    - NRF’s Tel Aviv University-Blavatnik Interdisciplinary Cyber Research Centre (TAU-ICRC) Collaboration Grant*
    - NRF Translational R&D for Application to Smart Nation (TRANS)
    - NRF Medium-Sized Centre (MSC)
    - NRF Industry-IHL Partnership (IIP) Grant
    - NRF - Agence Nationale de la Recherche (ANR) Joint Grant Call
    - NRF-Israel Science Foundation Joint Grant Call
    - NRF Nuclear Policy Research Programme
    - NRF Marine Science Research & Development Programme
    - OSTIn Space Research Program (EDB)
    - Energy Innovation Research Programme (EDB)
    - Energy Innovation Research Programme (EMA)
    - Energy Innovation Research Programme (BCA)

  • Managing NHB, JTC Innovation Fund and Tote Board grants
  • Department Admin for Work-Study Scheme
  • RSO’s First Aider

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Ms ONG Hui Chen
Senior Executive

Phone: 6592 1509
Email: HuiChen@ntu.edu.sg

Main portfolios

  • Research Account Openings (Joint Collaborations)
  • Research Grant Awards Data
  • NMRC Cashflow Projections
  • Grant Call Calendar
  • RSO Business Travel System Claim Administrator
  • RSO Integrated Claims System Verifier
  • Petty Cash


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