Chng Huang Hoon is an Associate Professor in the Department of English Language & Literature, National University of Singapore (NUS). Her teaching and research interests lie in discourse, gender and ideology. She has taught several courses on these subjects in her teaching career at NUS, and has published several papers on the subject.
Assoc Prof Chng is the author of the book, Separate and Unequal: Judicial Rhetoric and Women’s Rights (John Benjamins, Amsterdam, 2002). In addition, she has also co-authored several papers on gender studies/classroom pedagogy (with Chitra Sankaran). She currently serves on the following editorial boards: Teaching and Learning Inquiry, Journal of the International Society for the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (ISSOTL), USA; International Journal for Academic Development (IJAD), USA; and Asian Journal of the Scholarship for Teaching and Learning (AJSoTL) (formerly JNUSTA) Singapore.
Assoc Prof Chng has served in various administrative appointments in the past 14 years, including Assistant Dean (External Relations, 2004-2008) and Director, Centre for Development of Teaching and Learning (2008-2012). In 2012, she assumed her current position as Associate Provost (Undergraduate Education), where she oversees all matters relating to the undergraduate curriculum, and assists both the Vice Provost (Undergraduate Education) and the Provost in various special university-level initiatives, including initiatives relating to General Education and Technology-Enhanced Education in NUS.