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Psychology in Singapore

WithElizabeth Nair

A first-generation Singapore citizen by birth, Elizabeth Nair nee Chacko graduated with a bachelor’s in psychology from the University of Western Australia (1972) under the Colombo Plan Scholarship. In the civil service, she was the last head of the Personnel Research Department, Singapore Ministry of Defense. After completing a Ph.D. in psychology at the University of Nottingham, U.K, in 1989 she was appointed lecturer at the National University of Singapore.