10 Mar 2017
Over 200 associate lecturers were recognised for their teaching expertise and dedication at the annual SIM Faculty Appreciation Dinner held on 4 March 2017 at Raffles City Convention Centre.
A total of 10 Teaching Excellence Awards and 24 Teaching Merit Awards were presented this year. The awards honour lecturers who possess exemplary teaching skills and have positively impacted students' learning, with the Teaching Excellence Award being the highest accolade. In addition, 167 lecturers were honoured for their long service contributions of between five to 20 years.
The event was attended by close to 700 SIM University and SIM Global Education associate lecturers and staff. Mr Tan Soo Jin, SIM Governing Council Chairman, also graced the occasion.
Dr Lee Kwok Cheong, CEO, SIM Global Education giving the welcome speech.
SIM University Teaching Award winners.
SIM Global Education Teaching Award winners.
Professor Tan Ngoh Tiong, School of Human Development and Social Services,
with SIM University associates and associate lecturers.
Mr Tan Soo Jin, Chairman of SIM Governing Council, with SIM Global Education lecturers and staff.
Flame of the Forest, a fusion music group playing ethnic instruments entertaining the crowd.