About RSO

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

Dr Anna CHAN
Senior Assistant Director

Dr GAN Pei Pei
Assistant Manager

Ms Valerie LOH
Senior Assistant Director

Dr Isabelle ZHANG
Assistant Manager

Dr ONG Tan Ching
Assistant Director

Ms FOO Jia Fang
Assistant Manager

Ms Daphne SU
Assistant Director

Ms Lim Poon Khai
Assistant Manager

Dr Ng Foong Loo, Yvonne
Manager

Ms ONG Hui Chen
Assistant Manager

Ms TAN Meng Lu
Senior Assistant Manager

Ms CHAN Kei Nin
Senior Executive

 

Dr Anna CHAN
Senior Assistant Director

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

Main portfolios

  • Grants
    - MOE AcRF Tier 3
    - MOE Social Science Research Thematic Grant Call (SSRTG)
    - A*STAR-NTU-NHG joint Skin Research Grant
    - Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Grant
               
  • Internal and external Reports
  • NTU Research Entities
            
  • Secretariat
    - Research Core Group
            
  • Fellowship/ Awards
    - The President’s Science & Technology Awards
    - NRF Investigatorship
    - L'Oreal Fellowship


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Ms Valerie LOH
Senior Assistant Director

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

 

 

Main portfolios

  • NRF's Competitive Research Program
  • NRF's National Cybersecurity Research and Development (NCR) Programme
  • NRF's Tel Aviv University-Blavatnik Interdisciplinary Cyber Research Centre (TAU-ICRC)
  • NRF's National Cybersecurity R&D NTU-BGU Collaboration Grant
  • NRF's Translational R&D for Application to Smart Nation (TRANS) Grant Call
  • NRF's Intra-CREATE Collaborative Funding Initiative
  • NRF's Intra-CREATE Seed Collaboration Grant Call
  • NRF - Agence Nationale de la Recherche (ANR) Joint Grant Call
  • NRF-Israel Science Foundation Joint Grant Call
  • NRF-National Science Foundation of China (NSFC) Joint Grant Call
  • NRF-FNR Grant Call
  • NRF's Nuclear Policy Research Programme
  • NRF's Marine Science Research & Development Programme
  • NRF's Systematic Risk and Resilience Grant Call
  • NRF's Biological Design Tools & Applications Grant
  • NRF/TLL's Synthetic Biology Programme
  • NRF's Governance in Artificial Intelligence and Data Use Grant Call
  • NRF/IMDA's Strategic Capability Research Centres In Privacy Preserving Technologies
  • NRF/NUS's Quantum Engineering Programme (QEP)
  • NRF/NUS's Singapore Cybersecurity Consortium (SGCSC) Seed Grant Call
  • EDB's Space Research Programme (OSTIn)
  • EDB's Singapore Israel R&D Foundation (SIIRD)
  • AVA's R&D Open Call
  • MOE's Research Centre of Excellence Grant Call


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Ms ONG Tan Ching
Assistant Director

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
  • National Healthcare Innovation Centre (NHIC) Grants
  • NMRC Biomedical Research Space Exercise
  • Local Biomedical Grants (Singapore Cancer Society, National Kidney Foundation, etc)
  • International Biomedical Grants (National Institutes of Health (NIH) including dbGaP data, Alzheimer's Association, World Cancer Research etc)
  • RSO point of contact for NTU Research Data Policy and Research Data Management (RDM)
  • RIMS coordinator for Proposal and Project Information Modules 


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Ms Daphne SU
Assistant Director

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

Main portfolios

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


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Dr Ng Foong Loo, Yvonne
Manager

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

Main portfolios

  • RCE (2nd I/C)
  • A*STAR grants
  • A*STAR IAF-ICP
  • IAF-PP grants
  • Singapore Maritime Institute (SMI) grants
  • Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS)
  • MND-Sino Singapore Joint Grant
  • Temasek Foundation Innovates (Singapore Millennium Foundation Grant)
  • GSK-Singapore Partnership for Green and Sustainable Manufacturing (GSM) Trust Fund Awards
  • The President's Science & Technology Awards
  • YSA


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Ms TAN Meng Lu
Senior Assistant Manager

Phone: 6514 1503
Email: tanml@ntu.edu.sg

Main portfolios

  • MOE AcRF Tier 2


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Dr GAN Pei Pei
Assistant Manager

Phone: 6514 8357
Email: Ganpeipei@ntu.edu.sg

Main portfolios

  • Workforce Development Applied Research Fund (WDARF)
  • 1° N Singapore German Joint Research Programme
  • Japan Society for the Promotion of Science
  • Joint Franco - Singaporean (Merlion) Programme
  • MOE AcRF Tier 1 Grant
  • MOE AcRF Tier 2 Grant (Supporting role)
  • NTU Research Council (NTURC)


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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-NTU Joint Applied R&D Co-operation Programme (JPP)
  • NRF grants: Competitive Research Programme (Health and Biomedical Sciences category), Science of Learning Grant
  • RSO’s safety representative


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Ms Foo Jia Fang
Assistant Manager

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

Main portfolios

    • Building & Construction Authority (BCA) grants
  • Energy Innovation Research Programme (EMA)
  • The Ministry of Social and Family Development (MSF) grant
  • Land Transport Authority (LTA) Grants
  • Ministry of National Development (MND) 
  • Land and Liveability National Innovation Challenge (L2 NIC) Grants
  • EDB's Space Research Programme (OSTIn)
  • National Environment Agency (NEA)
  • Human Frontier Science Programme (HFSP) Research Grant
  • Minister for National Development's R&D Award 2019 - Call for Nominations
  • The President's Science & Technology Awards
  • YSA
  • Student Helper Co-ordinator

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    Ms LIM Poon Khai
    Assistant Manager

    Phone: 6592 3165
    Email: poonkhai.lim@ntu.edu.sg

    Main portfolios

    • Assisting:
      - NRF's Competitive Research Program
      - NRF's National Cybersecurity Research and Development (NCR) Programme
      - NRF’s Tel Aviv University-Blavatnik Interdisciplinary Cyber Research Centre (TAU-ICRC) Collaboration Grant
      - NRF's National Cybersecurity R&D NTU-BGU Collaboration Grant
      - NRF's Translational R&D for Application to Smart Nation (TRANS) Grant Call
      - NRF's Intra-CREATE Collaborative Funding Initiative
      - NRF's Intra-CREATE Seed Collaboration Grant Call
      - NRF - Agence Nationale de la Recherche (ANR) Joint Grant Call
      - NRF-Israel Science Foundation Joint Grant Call
      - NRF-National Science Foundation of China (NSFC) Joint Grant Call
      - NRF-FNR Grant Call
      - NRF's Nuclear Policy Research Programme
      - NRF's Marine Science Research & Development Programme
      - NRF’s Systematic Risk and Resilience Grant call
      - NRF’s Biological Design Tools & Applications Grant
      - NRF/TLL’s Synthetic Biology Programme
      - NRF’s Governance in Artificial Intelligence and Data Use Grant Call
      - NRF/IMDA’s Strategic Capability Research Centres In Privacy Preserving Technologies
      - NRF/NUS’s Quantum Engineering Programme (QEP)
      - NRF/NUS’s Singapore Cybersecurity Consortium (SGCSC) Seed Grant Call


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    Ms ONG Hui Chen
    Assistant Manager

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

    Main portfolios

    • Research Account Openings (RCA)
    • Research Grant Awards Data
    • NMRC Cashflow Projections
    • Internal and external reports
    • RSO Business Travel System Claim Administrator
    • RSO Integrated Claims System Verifier
    • RIMS coordinator for Proposal and Project Information Modules (supporting role)


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    Ms CHAN Kei Nin
    Senior Executive

    Phone: 6904 7145
    Email: chankeinin@ntu.edu.sg

    Main portfolios

    • Assisting: 
      - National Medical Research Council (NMRC) Research and Talent Development Grants 
      - Ministry of Health (MOH) Research Grants 
      - NMRC Biomedical Research Space Exercise 
      - Singapore Cancer Society (SCS) 
      - Cancer Science Institute (CSI)  
      - Singapore Infectious Diseases Initiative (SIDI)

    • CorpPass and IGMS access coordinator


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