DigiPen (Singapore) would like to offer our congratulations to Calvin Tan and Dr. Tang Liang on their recent promotions to the position of Associate Dean of Academic. Both Calvin and Liang will report to and assist Prasanna Ghali, Provost, in Singapore’s academic matters and communication with our partners.
In their new roles, Calvin will oversee the BA in User Experience and Game Design and BFA in Digital Art and Animation degree programs, while Liang will oversee the BS in Computer Science in Real-Time Interactive Simulation, BS in Computer Science in Interactive Media and Game Development, and BEng in Mechatronics Systems degree programs. Additionally, the following academic departments will be under their purview:
- Department of Fine Arts and Animation
- Department of Digital Arts
- Department of Game Software Design and Production
- Department of Humanities and Social Sciences
- Department of Music and Sound Design
- Department of Computer Science
- Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
- Department of Mathematics and Physics
We also offer our thanks and congratulations to all of the faculty members who have accepted the position of department chair in their respective departments:
Fong Foo Hoong, Senior Lecturer (Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering), accepted the position of Department Chair, taking over from outgoing chair Dr. Tang Liang.
Dr. Michael Daniel Samson, Assistant Professor (Department of Mathematics and Physics), accepted the position of Department Chair.
Dominic Chang, Senior Lecturer (Department of Fine Arts and Animation), accepted the position of Department Chair, taking over from outgoing chair Calvin Tan.