Singapore Institute of Technology
Erick is a high-performing educator at the Singapore Institute of Technology with consistently outstanding teaching scores, and is a second-time recipient of the university's annual Teaching Excellence Award. Skilled in teaching academic and professional communication, Erick led the restructure of the university's Communicating Across Curriculum (CAC) initiative that sees the embedding of written and oral communication skills into the discipline-specific modules of the university's 36 undergraduate programmes. With a professional background as a Speech and Language Therapist, Erick's research focus lies particularly in the area of Clinical Phonetics. In addition to his varied background as a clinician and an educator, Erick is an effectively bilingual speaker who is concurrently a part-time radio broadcaster with one of Singapore Press Holding’s Mandarin radio stations in Singapore, and an avid keyboardist in the Mandopop scene in Singapore.


  • Tan, K. L. E.; Rosmawati, R. (2024 March 10-13). Re-humanizing higher education classroom teaching: Connecting the humans behind the identity of teachers and students. [Conference Presentation]. 58th RELC International Conference, Singapore.
  • Lee, C. C. & Tan, E. K. L. (2023 November 27-December 1). Scaffolding critical reflection using a critical thinking framework and micromodule. [Poster Presentation]. 2023 IEEE International Conference on Teaching, Assessment and Learning for Engineering (TALE), Auckland, New Zealand, 2023, pp. 1-4,
  • Lee, C. C., & Tan, E. (2023 November 7-9). Scaffolding critical reflection to facilitate personal and professional learning via microlearning. [Paper Presentation] EduTECH Asia, Singapore, November 7-9, 2023.
  • Tan, E. K. L. & Lee C. C. (2023 October 17). Using fun and interactive micromodules to energise learning. [Web article]. Times Higher Education, Resources for academics and university staff.
  • Lee, C. C., Bedwell, C. J. & Tan, E. K. L. (2022 January 20-21). Scaffolding critical reflection for career self-efficacy using a micromodule. [Poster Presentation]. Applied Learning Conference, Singapore.
  • Lee, C. C., Tan, E. K. L. & Bedwell, C. J. (2021). Key efficiencies in microlearning instructional design. [Online Resource]. eLearning Industry.

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