Academic team

As with all great universities, the history of UON has been characterised by leaders willing to transform fields of education and research. In Singapore, we are proud to have a dedicated team of academic staff and a teaching and learning advisor who complement our programs with quality guidance, helping to build our next generation of global leaders.

Our team of academics are recognised for their individual research areas and their many publications, contributing to the successes of UON Singapore since its inception in 2006.

Meet our academic leaders

Dr Yeap Peik Foong

Senior Lecturer (Business) 
Faculty of Business and Law
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Dr Rita Rosita Pidani

Lecturer (Business) and Program Coordinator
Faculty of Business and Law
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Dr Vahid Biglari

Lecturer (Commerce)
Faculty of Business and Law
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Dr Rama Chandra Venkatasawmy

Lecturer (Communication and Media) and Program Coordinator
Faculty of Education and Arts
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Dr Hassan Ali

Lecturer (Electrical Engineering)
Program Coordinator
Senior Member, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment
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Dr Koh Yit Yan

Lecturer (Mechanical Engineering)
Student Academic Conduct Officer (SACO)
Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment
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Dr Aparna Viswanath

Lecturer (Electrical Engineering)
Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment
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Lecturer (Civil Engineering)
Program Coordinator (Civil Engineering)
Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment
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Lecturer (Construction Management)
Program Coordinator (Construction Management)
Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment
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Dr Charles Lee Chee Chow

Senior Lecturer and Deputy Program Convenor
(Environmental and Occupational Health & Safety)
Faculty of Health and Medicine
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Dr Kavitha Palaniappan

Academic Director and Senior Lecturer
(Environmental and Occupational Health & Safety)
Faculty of Health and Medicine
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Dr Koh Yit Yan

Teaching and Learning Convenor
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Ms Devi Kalay

Teaching and Learning Adviser 
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