A renal physician by training, Prof Tan was appointed President in December 2008. He served previously as Provost and Senior Deputy President. For leisure, Prof Tan enjoys drawing Chinese landscape paintings of scenery from his trekking trips around the world. About Prof Tan

Speeches


NUS Memorial Ceremony – A Tribute to the late Mr Lee Kuan Yew

Born on 16 September 1923 to Lee Chin Koon and Chua Jim Neo, Mr Lee Kuan Yew grew up in Singapore where he emerged as top student, in Singapore and Malaya, in the School Certificate examinations.

24 March 2015

  

Opening Event of NUS’ 110th Anniversary Celebrations

Good morning and a very warm welcome to everyone! I would like to thank all our guests, including the many residents of Taman Jurong, for joining us for this event.

01 February 2015

In the Media


NUS Memorial Ceremony – A Tribute to the late Mr Lee Kuan Yew

  

State of the University Address 2014: Influencing the Future

  

On Being Optimistic