Marine Conservation / Climate Change Research


Education

Yale-NUS College, BS Environmental Studies, Class of 2020

Relevant coursework: Introduction to Environmental Studies, Climate Change and the Future of Energy, Conservation Biology, Ecology and the Environment, Scientific Inquiry 2 (Climate Change and Science Communication).

CIEE Tropical Marine Ecology Perth, Summer 2018

Coursework: Marine Ecology and Field Research Methods, Marine Biology and Ecology of Western Australia


Communication / Outreach

Climate Concerned, Aug 2017 — Present

Script, shoot, and edit videos discussing climate change and other environmental issues in a Singapore context (Sample videos 1 and 2)

Underwater documentary photography, Jan 2014 — Present

See Dive Photography page.

The Hantu Blog, Mar — Aug 2018

Produced content for www.pulauhantu.sg, a blog featuring marine wildlife on the Pulau Hantu Reef in Singapore (sample post).

Nature Documentary (upcoming series), May — Jun 2018

Camera assistant for upcoming documentary series on Singapore wildlife, produced for Beach House Pictures.

President, Yale-NUS Scuba Environments Association, Academic Year ’17 — ’18

Organised a marine science trip to Pulau Weh, Indonesia, to gather year 0 transect data of the reefs for long-term studies. Fish species ID was performed and data submitted to REEF (150 different species identified). Organised conservation film screenings (Chasing Coral, Sonic Sea, Blue Planet 2 etc) and invited local experts to lecture on marine conservation issues. Shot and edited a shark conservation video using footage from a club trip to Tanjong Luar shark market in Lombok.


Other experiences

Volunteer, Climate Conversations, May 2018 — Present

Participant, YSEALI Marine Debris Expedition, Aug 2018

Participant, YSEALI SEA Camp Philippines, Mar 2018

Facilitator, Sustainability+ NUS Student’s Dialogue, Sep 2017