Faculty of Science
Robert graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree (Honours in Chemistry) from National University of Singapore. He went on to do a Post Graduate Diploma in Education from National Institute of Education (NIE), Singapore, and is trained to teach Chemistry and Mathematics. He has also undergone International Baccalaureate’s specialised training in teaching Chemistry, Theory of Knowledge and Approaches to Learning.
Before joining SOTA, Robert was teaching at Victoria Junior College for 15 years. He gave lectures on topics in Chemistry and also tutored classes at both the JC1 and JC2 levels. He was also the teacher in charge of the PA Crew where he witnessed first hand the dedication that motivated musicians, dancers and actors put into rehearsals and their craft. As he was also the Head of Department of IT for six years, he understands how ICT can be used to enhance teaching and learning.
Robert enjoys watching musicals with a strong storyline. His goal is to incorporate Arts into Chemistry/Science whenever possible and to inspire the students to do the best they can in everything they do.