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Ms Chuah Soo Fei, Agnes

PhD Student (PhD in Communication)

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

Phone: (65) 67906565
Office: 05-15, WKWSCI

Research, Teaching & Professional Experience

Academic Qualifications


  • Bachelor of Communication (Honours), Universiti Utara Malaysia, 2009
  • Dean’s Award (2nd semester, Academic Session 2005/2006)
  • Dean’s Award (1st semester, Academic Session 2006/2007)
  • Master of Science (Managerial Communication), Universiti Utara Malaysia, 2011


Book Chapters

Chen, V.H.H. & Cao, Y. Y. (2014) Research trend in intercultural communications in the Singapore Context. China International/Intercultural Communication Annual 2013.

Master’s Thesis

Facebook in Building Social Capital: A Study of Malaysia College Students

Research Interest

  • Mobile communication
  • New media studies
  • Health, science, and environmental research

Teaching Experience

  • Teacher, Sin Min Private Secondary School, Malaysia (2011 - 2012)
  • Teaching assistance for CS0900 Communication Strategies for Sustainability and Social Change (Sem 2, AY2013-2014).


  • Facebook in Building Social Capital: A Study of Malaysia College Students, 2013 Asian Symposium of Doctoral Students on Communication (ASDSC 2013), Hong Kong
  • Factors Influencing Drinking Behavioral Intention: A Study of Thailand Rural High School Students, Symposium for Asian PhD Students in Communication Research (2014), Singapore.