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Academic Profile

Asst Prof Pang Lee San Natalie

Assistant Professor

Wee Kim Wee School of Communication and Information
College of Humanities, Arts, & Social Sciences

Phone: (+65)67904881
Office: WKWSCI 05-06

  • PhD Monash University 2009
  • MSc (InfoStud) Nanyang Technological University 2003
  • BCom University of Melbourne 1999
Natalie Pang is an Assistant Professor with the Division of Information Studies, Wee Kim Wee School of Communication and Information, and Principal Investigator at the Centre of Social Media Innovations for Communities (COSMIC) at Nanyang Technological University.
Research Interests
Natalie Pang obtained her Ph.D. in Information Management from Monash University in 2009, where her research was also awarded the Vice Chancellor’s Commendation for Doctoral thesis excellence and the Faculty of IT doctoral medal. Her research interests are: social informatics, collective action and information behaviour on the Internet, qualitative and mixed methods research, end-user interactions in heritage sites, and social media innovations for marginalised communities. Natalie has taught courses in social informatics and computing, information management, qualitative research methods, information behaviour, and records management.
Research Grant
  • Defence Science Organisation National Laboratories (2017-) [by DSO National Laboratories]
  • Research Collaboration Agreement (2016-) [by Singapore Totalisator Board (SingTOTE)]
  • Workplace Safety and Health Institute (2017-) [by WORKPLACE SAFETY AND HEALTH INSTITUTE (WSHI)]
Current Projects
  • A Baseline, Cross-Sectional and Intervention Study Investigating Individual, Cultural and Organisational Factors Influencing Ownership of Workplace Health and Safety Leading to a Mindset Change and Actions.
  • Caregivers Circle
  • Documenting Bukit Brown: New Frontiers, New Horizons
  • Information scent and foraging within a hyperlinked network
  • Persuasion by Design: Message Design and the study of behavioural change towards sustainability
  • Recommerder System for Scientific Ppaers
  • Social Media in Civic Engagement
  • Social Media in the Organic Ecosystem of Public Attention and Collective actions
  • The Internet and General Elections 201X
  • The Internet and Memory of Nations
  • The Role of Documents in the World Heritage Site System: The Case of Cambodia
  • Understanding the Impacts and Adaptation of Smartphones and New Media Applications by the Elderly
  • Understanding the Role and Use of Narratives in the Encounters between Doctors and Youths
  • User-generated Resources in Public Spaces: Analysing the Impacts of New Media on Resource Characteristics and Rational Choices in the Knowledge Commons
Selected Publications
  • Natalie Pang, Peter Parycek, Marko Skoric, Judith Schossböck. (2015). Social Media and Socio-Political Change: An Asian Perspective. eJournal of eDemocracy and Open Government, 7(1).
  • Kai Khiun Liew & Natalie Pang. (2015). Neoliberal visions, post-capitalist memories: Heritage politics and the counter-mapping of Singapore’s cityscape. Ethnography, 16(3), 331-351.
  • Natalie Pang, Joshua Ng. (2015). Twittering the Little India Riot: Audience responses, information behavior and the use of emotive cues. Computers in Human Behavior, 54, 607-619.
  • Natalie Pang, Vu, S., Zhang, X., &Schubert Foo. (2015). Older adults and the appropriation and disappropriation of smartphones. In Proceedings of 17th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction (HCI International 2015)Los Angeles, CA. USA.
  • Natalie Pang.(2015). Squaring Polotical Circles:Coping With Conflicting Information. Battle for Hearts and Minds: New Media and Elections in Singapore(201). World Scientific.

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