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Ms Chitra Panchapakesan Kumari

PhD Student (Communication Studies)

Wee Kim Wee School of Communication & Information
Nanyang Technological University
31 Nanyang Link
Singapore 637718

Phone: (65) 67906971
Office: 05-11, WKWSCI

Research, Teaching & Professional Experience

  • Chitra obtained her bachelor of technology degree in Computer Science from University of Kerala, India in 2008. She completed MSc in Information Studies at Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore in 2012.
  • After she completed her bachelor’s degree, she worked as a support engineer at Ernst & Young, India for about three years.
  • Before joining the PhD program at NTU, she worked as an associate consultant at Iqdynamics, Singapore for six months.
  • Currently, she is a Research Student (PhD) under the supervision of Dr. May O. Lwin. Her research interest is focused on the health communication and health systems.