23 November 2018
Nanyang Technological University has appointed Professor Simon Redfern as the new dean of its College of Science.
Prof Redfern is a materials physicist and a mineral physics professor at Cambridge University. He will begin his duties at NTU next year August.
Prof Redfern is also currently a member of the UK government committee on radioactive waste disposal.
Prof Redfern will take over from NTU’s interim College of Science dean, Professor Chee Yeow Meng. Prof Chew is concurrently the co-director of the Data Science and Artificial Intelligence Research Centre at NTU.
Professor Ling San, the previous College of Science dean, stepped down last year to take on the role of Provost in January this year.