Adjunct Senior Fellow
Asia Research Institute, National University of Singapore
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Lai Ah Eng is an adjunct senior fellow associate at the University Scholars Programme (USP). Dr Lai received her BSc degree in Economics from the Universiti Sains Malaysia and her Master’s in Development Studies from the University of Sussex. She then went on to receive her PhD in Social Anthropology from the University of Cambridge. Dr Lai first joined USP in 2012 as a joint appointee with NUS Asia Research Institute. Subsequently, became an adjunct senior fellow with USP in 2013.
At USP, Dr Lai teaches in the domain of Humanities and Social Sciences. The modules she offers are:
Her interests lie in Multiculturalism, Heritage, Migration and Gender.
Learn more about Dr Lai's personal journey in this interview.