Coordinating Group (CG) members oversee all of NUS CARES’ efforts. CG members meet with our partners and project coordinators to offer their own valuable insights and ensure that projects are closely aligned with the stated objectives.
Prof Lawrence Ho Khek YuVice Dean (Research),
“In NUS CARES, we are committed to not only impart knowledge to our young minds, but also solve population needs using compassion, and innovation. Ultimately, NUS CARES is about making an impact on societies of today and tomorrow.”
Prof Lawrence Ho, NUS CARES Chairperson
Mr Wee Sin ThoSenior Advisor, Office of the President
Dr Rosaleen Ow
Senior Lecturer, Department of Social Work,
Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences
Assoc Prof Albert TeoDeputy Director, University Scholars Programme; Director, Chua Thian Poh Community Leadership Programme
Assoc Prof Arthur TayDeputy Head (External Relations & Outreach),
Dr Tan Lai YongDirector, Community Engagement,
CG members also identify and evaluate projects surfaced by NUS’ partner organisations. Projects that meet the project selection criteria would then be paired with faculty and students from relevant departments to provide a multi-disciplinary approach.
Four criteria for project selection: