Undergraduate Teaching Excellence Awards 2023

DISTINGUISHED EDUCATOR

 
YEO Tiong Min

YEO Tiong Min

Yong Pung How Chair Professor of Law
YPHSL


EXCELLENT TEACHERS

 
EXCELLENT TEACHER Prasart JONGJAROENKAMOL

Prasart JONGJAROENKAMOL

Assistant Professor of Accounting (Education)
SOA

EXCELLENT TEACHER Kenny CHNG

Kenny CHNG

Assistant Professor of Law
YPHSL

EXCELLENT TEACHER TAN Chia Mien

TAN Chia Mien

Teaching Fellow (Communication)
CEC


SMU-X EXCELLENT TEACHERS

 
SMU-X EXCELLENT TEACHERS YONG Hsin Ning

YONG Hsin Ning

Adjunct for The Design of Business
LKCSB

SMU-X EXCELLENT TEACHERS Benjamin LEE

Benjamin LEE

Lecturer of Accounting
SOA

SMU-X EXCELLENT TEACHERS Aidan WONG

Aidan WONG

Assistant Professor of Urban Studies (Education)
CIS


MOST PROMISING TEACHERS

 
MOST PROMISING TEACHER Tamas MAKANY

Tamas MAKANY

Associate Professor of Communication Management (Practice)
LKCSB

(Interview)

MOST PROMISING TEACHER Chris POSKITT

Chris POSKITT

Associate Professor of Computer Science (Education)
SCIS

 

OUTSTANDING ADJUNCT

 
OUTSTANDING ADJUNCT CHAN Wenjie

CHAN Wenjie

Adjunct for Taxation
SOA

 
 

Excellent Teacher Nominees

 

The Excellent Teacher Award recognises outstanding faculty members who are committed to promoting excellence in teaching and learning, to enhance the quality of classroom experience. The candidate would be a faculty member who demonstrates up-to-date knowledge of the field, employs exemplary teaching skills that encourage student engagement, and fosters the holistic development of students.


SMU-X Excellent Teacher Nominees

 

The SMU-X Excellent Teacher Award recognises faculty members who are committed to the teaching of SMU-X courses. The candidate would work with partners from the private, public, or social sector to incorporate experiential activities where students solve real world issues that impact the community and organisations.


Most Promising Teacher Nominees

 

The Most Promising Teacher Award recognises outstanding teaching potential among junior faculty members, in particular in the area of providing an enriching classroom experience for students. The candidate would display most of the qualities described in the Excellent Teacher category.


Outstanding Adjunct Nominees

 

The Outstanding Adjunct Award recognises adjuncts who have made a significant impact on our students in terms of their commitment in delivering the SMU pedagogy. The candidate would show extensive knowledge of his/her discipline, express deep interest in and concern for students' learning, and actively contribute to the transfer of expertise from industry or his/her specialised domain while maintaining a high standard of teaching.