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Dr. Melvin CHAN

Melvin Chan is a Research Scientist at the Centre for Research in Pedagogy and Practice, National Institute of Education, Singapore. He currently serves as Assistant Dean at the Office of Education Research where he oversees matters pertaining to Knowledge Management. He also served as Managing Editor (2015-2019) for the Asia Pacific Journal of Education.

He has led a number of large-scale quantitative projects that investigated the effects of teaching and learning on schooling success in Singapore. He has taught courses in introductory research and statistical methods, latent variable modeling and his research interests include examining causal models of student learning, outcomes and educational pathways.