CSI Singapore Welcomes Interim Director

CSI Singapore is pleased to announce the appointment of Prof. Barry Halliwell as interim Director. His appointment will begin from 1 April to 18 October 2020, until Prof. Ashok Venkitaraman officially comes on board.

Prof. Halliwell is a Senior Advisor, Academic Appointments and Research Excellence, at the Office of the Senior Deputy President and Provost and also holds a Tan Chin Tuan Centennial professorship at the National University of Singapore. In addition, he serves as the Chairman of the Biomedical Research Council (BMRC), A*STAR.

An internationally-renowned biochemist, Prof. Halliwell has earned an esteemed reputation for his pioneering work on the role of free radicals and antioxidants in biological systems. The Thomson Reuters has identified Prof. Halliwell as one of the world’s most highly-cited researchers in Biology and Biochemistry.

Please join us in welcoming Prof. Halliwell to CSI Singapore!