Congratulations to Paul Chen from the Systematics and Ecology Lab on being awarded the President’s Graduate Fellowship. The fellowship is awarded to candidates who show exceptional promise or accomplishment in research. Only a number of Ph.D. research students are selected each semester by the University for the award.
Paul with his honors poster on stidulatory behaviour of Perisesarma eumolpe
Paul graduated from the B.Sc. (Honors) Life Sciences (Biology) class of 2008/09 with first class honors. His thesis work was featured in the Straits Times science section earlier this year. Paul currently divides his time between working at the Tropical Marine Science Institute (TMSI) and teaching at NUS and intends to pursue a Ph.D. in crustacean behaviour starting Jan 2010.