Education: PhD, Master of Letters with Merit, BA, National University of Singapore.
Professional Experience: Director, The History Workroom LLP, Singapore. Singapore Correspondent, China Daily Asia Weekly, Hong Kong. Research Assistant, Sydney Peace Foundation, Sydney, Australia. Senior Reporter, TODAY, Singapore. Editor, AboutWe Publishing Pte Ltd, Singapore. Assistant Curator, Singapore History Museum.
Author: Co-author, “Malaysia” in Encyclopedia of National Dress: Traditional Clothing Around the World. Author, Singapore Childhood: Our Stories Then and Now. Author, “Human Insecurities or Liabilities?: The Changing Security Paradigms and the Case of the North Korean Refugees” in Human Security: Securing East Asia’s Future.