Teaching

Assistant Professor, Department of History, Erasmus University Rotterdam

September 2018 - present


CH1101 Global History

CH1104 Heuristic Skills and Sources (coordinator)

CH2217 Rethinking History 2

CH2100 Honours History (coordinator)


Lecturer, Department of History, Erasmus University Rotterdam

August 2016 - September 2018


CH2204 Capitalism and Inequality, 2016/2017; 2017/2018(Also coordinator)

CH2206 Religion, Culture and Global Encounters, Block 4 2017

CH2217 Rethinking History 2, 2016/2017; 2017/2018

CH1104 Heuristic Skills and Sources, 2016/2017; 2017/2018

CH2100 Honours History, 2016/2017; 2017/2018

CH1101 Global History, 2016/2017; 2017/2018


Assistant Professor, History Programme, HSS, Nanyang Technological University

November 2014 -August 2016


HH4018 History and Fictional Representation, Semester 2, 2015/2016


HH1008 The Emergence of Modern Southeast Asia, Semester 2, 2015/2016

  • Tour of Southeast Asian Art collection at the National Gallery of Singapore


HH3022 World War II and Southeast Asia, Semester 1, 2015/2016

  • Tour of National Library Board, Singapore related to Japanese occupation materials
  • Guided Tour of Memories at Old Ford Factory


HH 2024 History of the Malay: Present Identities, Past Histories, Semester 1, 2015/2016

  • Tour of National Library Board, Singapore related to Malay World materials


HH 1008 The Emergence of Modern Southeast Asia, Semester 2, 2014/2015

  • Tour at Asian Civilisations Museum


Junior Professor, Department of Southeast Asian Studies, Goethe University of Frankfurt am Main

February 2012 - August 2014


  • SKS 7.1/SOA 4.2 World War II in Southeast Asia, Summer 2014
  • SEAS 3.2/SOA 19.3 Postgraduate Writing Skills, Summer 2014
  • MSEAS 1.2/SKS 5b.1 Newspapers in Malaysia, Summer 2013
  • MSEAS 3.2/MEAS (electives, social aspects) Representing Southeast Asia: literature, photography, film, Summer 2013
  • MSEAS 2.1/M-SOA 4.1 Theories and Methods, Winter 2012/2013
  • SKS 4.1/SOA 7.1 Introduction to Southeast Asian Studies, Winter 2012/2013
  • SKS3.3 Minorities and Majorities in Southeast Asia, Summer Semester 2012
  • SKS12c.1 Representing Southeast Asia, Summer Semester 2012

Visiting Fellow, Department of History, NUS, August 2011 - December 2011


Lecturer, Part-time, Department of History, NUS, January 2011 - May 2011


  • Lecturer, tutorial leader and administrator for the 3rd-year module HY3880A 'History and Fiction'


Teaching Assistant/Module Coordinator, Department of History, NUS, March 2005 - March 2007


  • Administrator and coordinator of the general education and history department modules HY2243 'Film and History' and HY1101E 'Asia and the Modern World'
  • Lectured in the module 'Asia and the Modern World'
  • HY3231 'History of the Malay World', "Colonial Knowledge: Race in the Malay World", Department of History, NUS, 28 February 2011

Last edited June 2020