Announcement of New Directorate Appointment
New appointment at the Directorate Rank has been made with effect from 11 February 2019.
Dr WANG Jianguo, Michael
Dr Michael WANG Jianguo has been appointed as Deputy Executive Director to oversee the strategic development of VTC’s programmes at degree level and Applied Science, Information Technology, and Childcare, Elderly and Community Services Disciplines. In addition to his significant experience in VPET, he also possesses extensive experience in industry engagement and integration, and implementation of innovative pedagogy and student learning.
Prior to joining the VTC, Dr WANG had been in the technical education sector in Singapore for over twenty years contributing to the development of professional disciplines in logistics, supply chain and engineering. Having served as Member in many governmental committees and workgroups in Singapore, he has maintained a strong network with government officials, industry partners, trade associations, professional bodies and education institutions in Singapore and the region.
Dr WANG holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering (Qilu University of Technology, China), a Master’s Degree in Automation Engineering (Shandong University, China) and a PhD in Mechanical Engineering (Tsinghua University, China). He has completed his postdoctoral fellowship at National University of Singapore, an executive programme at INSEAD, and a senior management programme at Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, National University of Singapore.